Texarkana school information

Average Test Scores26%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools1186079,221
Total private schools316524,874
Total post-secondary schools1987,963
The Texarkana, AR educational system consists of 11 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Texarkana public schools have average test scores of 26% which is 8% lower than than the Arkansas average and 48% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Texarkana public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 15.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Texarkana are 48% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Texarkana.
  • 79.6% of people in Texarkana have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.4% of people in Texarkana have completed high school.
  • 15.6% of people in Texarkana have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Texarkana

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Texarkana


New Real Estate Listings In Texarkana

Compare Texarkana, AR Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Texarkana

Completed 8th grade79.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college47.9%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.1%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.6%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Texarkana (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Red Lick, TX1,03791%85%
Nash, TX3,15682%66%
Redwater, TX1,26879%61%
Hooks, TX2,74977%56%
Wake Village, TX5,48175%52%
Texarkana, AR30,15526%48%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Post Falls, ID30,15750%2%
Kahului, HI30,16448%2%
Needham, MA30,16783%68%
Madison Heights, MI30,16835%29%
Princeton, NJ30,16872%47%
Texarkana, AR30,15526%48%
Source: The Texarkana, 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.