Fayetteville School District


The Fayetteville School District in Arkansas is home to 16 schools, including 9 elementary schools, 4 middle schools, 2 high schools, and 1 alternative school. The district boasts a mix of high-performing and struggling schools, with significant diversity in student demographics and resource allocation.

Two standout elementary schools in the district are Root Elementary School, ranked #1 out of 492 Arkansas elementary schools, and Vandergriff Elementary School, ranked #10. Both schools have exceptional test scores, with over 80% of students proficient or better in English and Math. At the middle school level, Woodland Junior High School stands out, ranking #13 out of 330 Arkansas middle schools with similarly impressive performance.

The district's schools vary in terms of racial diversity, with Asbell Elementary School having the highest percentage of non-white students at 64.23% and McNair Middle School having the lowest at 16.89%. Socioeconomic diversity is also evident, with free/reduced lunch rates ranging from 11.18% at Vandergriff Elementary to 81.84% at Asbell Elementary. While most schools perform well, a few, such as Asbell Elementary and Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services School, struggle with lower test scores and state rankings, suggesting the need for targeted interventions.

District Detail

 1000 W Stone St
Fayetteville, AR 72701

 (479) 444-3000

SchoolDigger Rank:
40th of 250 Arkansas districts

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Grades served: K-12
Students: 10,560

Primary Schools: 9
Middle Schools: 5
High Schools: 2
Alternative Schools: 1

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Arkansas State Board of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

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