Arkansas High-Need School Districts

  • Here is a partial list of Arkansas school districts that qualify as a high-need school district based upon criteria established by the National Science Foundation. Other school districts may qualify, and of course the list may vary with time. Be sure to check before accepting a teaching job to make sure that it will satisfy your Noyce Scholars teaching commitment.

    Acorn
    Alpena
    Alread
    Altheimer Unified
    Altus-Denning
    Arkadelphia
    Arkansas City
    Arkansas School for the Blind
    Arkansas School for the Deaf
    Ashdown
    Atkins
    Augusta
    Bald Knob
    Barton-Lexa
    Batesville
    Bay
    Bearden
    Benton
    Berryville
    Biggers-Reno
    Bismarck
    Black Rock
    Blevins
    Blytheville
    Booneville
    Bradford
    Bradley
    Bright Star
    Brinkley
    Bruno Pyatt
    Buffalo Island Central
    Cabot
    Caddo Hills
    Calico Rock
    Camden-Fairview
    Carthage
    Cave City
    Cedarville
    Centerpoint
    Clarendon
    Clarksville
    Clinton
    Conway
    Cord-Charlotte
    Corning
    Cotter
    Cotton Plant
    County Line
    Crawfordsville
    Cross County
    Crossett
    Cushman
    Cutter-Morning Star
    Danville
    Dardanelle
    Decatur
    Deer
    Delaplaine
    Delight
    Delta Special
    DeQueen
    Dermott
    Des Arc
    DeValls Bluff
    DeWitt
    Dierks
    Dollarway
    Dover
    Drew County Central
    Dumas
    Earle
    East End
    East Poinsett County
    El Dorado
    Elaine
    Emmet
    England
    Eudora
    Eureka Springs
    Evening Shade
    Fayetteville
    Flippin
    Fordyce
    Foreman


    Forrest City
    Fort Smith
    Fouke
    Fountain Hill
    Fourche Valley
    Gosnell
    Gould
    Grady
    Green Forest
    Gurdon
    Guy-Perkins
    Hackett
    Hamburg
    Hampton
    Harrisburg
    Harrison
    Hartfield
    Hartford
    Hazen
    Heber Springs
    Hector
    Helena-West Helena
    Hermitage
    Highland
    Holly Grove
    Hope
    Horatio
    Hot Springs
    Hoxie
    Hughes
    Humphrey
    Huntsville
    Huttig
    Izard County Consolidated
    Jackson County
    Jasper
    Jonesboro
    Kingsland
    Kingston
    KIPP Delta Charter
    Kirby
    Lafayette County
    Lake View
    Lakeside
    Lamar
    Lead Hill
    Lee County
    Leslie
    Lincoln Consolidated
    Little Rock
    Lockesburg
    Lonoke
    Lynn
    Magazine
    Magnolia
    Malvern
    Mammoth Springs
    Manila
    Marion
    Marked Tree
    Marmaduke
    Marshall
    Marvell
    Maynard
    McCrory
    McGehee
    McNeil
    McRae
    Melbourne
    Mena
    Midland
    Mineral Springs
    Monticello
    Mount Holly
    Mount Ida
    Mount Pleasant
    Mount Vernon-Enola
    Mountain Pine
    Mountain View
    Mountainburg
    Mt. Judea
    Mulberry
    Murfreesboro
    Nashville
    Nemo Vista

    Nettleton
    Nevada County
    Newark
    Newport
    Norfork
    North Little Rock
    Oark
    Oden
    Ola
    Omaha
    Osceola
    Palestine-Wheatley
    Pangburn
    Paragould
    Paris
    Parkin
    Pea Ridge
    Perry-Casa
    Piggott
    Pine Bluff
    Plainview-Rover
    Pleasant View
    Pocahontas
    Poyen
    Prescott
    Pulaski County Special
    Quitman
    Randolph County
    Rector
    Rison
    Riverside
    Riverview
    Rogers
    Rosebud
    Rural Special
    Russellville
    Saint Joe
    Saint Paul
    Salem
    Saratoga
    Scotland
    Searcy
    Shirley
    Sloan-Hendrix
    South Conway County
    South Mississippi County
    South Side-Bee Branch
    Southside
    Sparkman
    Spring Hill
    Springdale
    Star City
    Stephens
    Stone County
    Strawberry
    Strong
    Stuttgart
    Sulphur Rock
    Swifton Special
    Texarkana
    Trumann
    Turrell
    Umpire
    Valley Springs
    Van Buren
    Van Cove
    Viola
    Waldo
    Waldron
    Walker
    Walnut Ridge
    Warren
    Watson Chapel
    Weiner
    West Memphis
    West Side
    Western Grove
    Western Yell County
    Westside
    White County Central
    Wickes
    Wilburn
    Williford
    Winslow
    Wynne
    Yellville-Summit