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  • Pocahontas Junior High School
  • 2405 N Park, Pocahontas
  • Grades: 7 - 9 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Pocahontas High School
  • 2312 Stadium Dr, Pocahontas
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 425
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • M.d. Williams Intermediate School
  • 2301 N Park, Pocahontas
  • Grades: 3 - 6 · Students: 552
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Alma Spikes Elementary School
  • 1707 Highland, Pocahontas
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 512
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Pocahontas school information

Average Test Scores31%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:114:116:1
Total public schools486079,221
Total private schools116524,874
Total post-secondary schools1987,963
The Pocahontas, AR educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Pocahontas public schools have average test scores of 31% which is 12% higher than than the Arkansas average and 36% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pocahontas public schools is 18:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.0% have completed high school, 14.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Pocahontas

Completed 8th grade83.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school80.0%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college48.8%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.9%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.7%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%

Pocahontas, AR School Districts

Pocahontas School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Pocahontas. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pocahontas, AR schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Pocahontas, AR, an average of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Pocahontas 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 Pocahontas, AR schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Walnut Ridge, AR4,72322%56%
Imboden, AR62218%64%
Maynard, AR40017%65%
Pocahontas, AR6,47031%36%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Farmington, AR6,47038%22%
Rockaway, NJ6,47253%8%
Corry, PA6,46747%4%
Hobart, WA6,47473%47%
De Soto, MO6,46650%1%
Pocahontas, AR6,47031%36%
Source: The Pocahontas, 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.