Public Schools in Newport, Arkansas

There are 2 Public Schools in Newport, Arkansas, serving a population of 7,770 people in an area of 14 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,885 people, and 1 Public School per 6 square miles.

In Arkansas, Newport is ranked 273rd of 733 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 278th of 733 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Newport Public Schools

Find Newport, Arkansas public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

Newport Elementary School 1700 Commerce Boulevard Newport, AR

Newport High School 406 Wilkerson Drive Newport, AR

About Newport Public Schools

Newport Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Newport, AR. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Arkansas, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Newport Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Newport school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Newport Public School Statistics

Find Newport Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Newport Public School Enrollment
 NewportJackson County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment159 (100.0%)401 (98.5%)
Kindergarten Enrollment57 (100.0%)159 (94.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)281 (100.0%)797 (99.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)284 (100.0%)783 (97.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)198 (100.0%)710 (98.2%)
Newport Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NewportJackson County
Less than 9th Grade Education411 (7.1%)979 (7.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)776 (13.4%)1,621 (13.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,244 (38.6%)5,061 (41.1%)