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  • Cabe Middle School
  • 7780 Hwy 67 S, Gurdon
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 205
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Gurdon High School
  • 7777 Hwy 67 S, Gurdon
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 246
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Gurdon Primary School
  • 401 N 10th St, Gurdon
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 311
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

Gurdon school information

Average Test Scores19%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools386079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
The Gurdon, AR educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gurdon public schools have average test scores of 19% which is 33% lower than than the Arkansas average and 62% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gurdon public schools is 12:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.8% have completed high school, 7.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gurdon

Completed 8th grade78.2%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school76.8%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college38.3%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.1%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors7.3%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters1.8%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

Gurdon, AR School Districts

Gurdon School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gurdon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gurdon, AR schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Gurdon, AR, an average of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Gurdon schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Gurdon, AR schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Prescott, AR3,17630%39%
Arkadelphia, AR10,72829%42%
Gurdon, AR2,09019%62%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wilton, ME2,09030%40%
Escobares, TX2,08975%52%
Judson, SC2,09131%37%
Anchorage, KY2,09150%1%
Versailles, IN2,09179%60%
Gurdon, AR2,09019%62%
Source: The Gurdon, AR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.