Enrollment (2017-2018 school year)

  Jonesboro Nettleton Valley View
Kindergarten 496 288 213
Grades 1 - 6 2,951 1,589 1,316
Grades 7 - 9 1,390 732 653
Grades 10 - 12 1,273 728 572

Source: ADE, Enrollment by Grade, 2017-2018 school year

High School Graduates

  Jonesboro Nettleton Valley View
2018 376 218 184
2017 314 204 181
2016 323 204 190
2015 325 189 173
2014 345 205 155

Source: Jonesboro, Valley View, and Nettleton School Districts, October 2018

School District Dropout Rate

Jonesboro Nettleton Valley View
2.14% .41% .8%

Source: ADE; updated October 2018

ACT Scores

  Jonesboro Nettleton Valley View State average
2016-2017 18.87 19.84 22.74 19.93
2015-2016 20.38 20.32 22.62 20.64
2014-2015 21.6 20.41 23.23 20.79
2013-2014 21.45 21.13 23.02 21.24
2012-2013 21.8 21.93 22.44 21.31

Source: ADE School Report Card 2016-2017, October 2018

Educational Attainment - Jonesboro

  2016 Population 25+
Age 25+ Population 48,546
Less than 9th Grade 3.3%
9th - 12th Grade, No Diploma 6.5%
High School Graduate 23.4%
GED/Alternative Credential 7.6%
Some College, No Degree 22.3%
Associate Degree 6.5%
Bachelor's Degree 18.3%
Graduate/Professional Degree 12.1%

Source: ESRI Community Analyst, October 2018

Educational Attainment - Craighead

  2018 Population 25+
Age 25+ Population 71,525
Less than 9th Grade 3.5%
9th - 12th Grade, No Diploma 7.6%
High School Graduate 25.5%
GED/Alternative Credential 8.2%
Some College, No Degree 22.2%
Associate Degree 6.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.5%
Graduate/Professional Degree 10.2%

Source: ESRI Community Analyst, October 2018

Educational Attainment - Jonesboro MSA

  2018 Population 25+
Age 25+ Population 88,813
Less than 9th Grade 4%
9th - 12th Grade, No Diploma 9%
High School Graduate 27%
GED/Alternative Credential 9%
Some College, No Degree 22%
Associate Degree 6%
Bachelor's Degree 15%
Graduate/Professional Degree 9%

Source: ESRI Community Analyst, October 2018

Educational Attainment - Jonesboro Labor Market Area

  2016 Population 25+
Age 25+ Population 276,158
Less than 9th Grade 5.7%
9th - 12th Grade, No Diploma 10.5%
High School Graduate 29.5%
GED/Alternative Credential 8.8%
Some College, No Degree 21.5%
Associate Degree 6.6%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0%
Graduate/Professional Degree 6.5%

Source: ESRI Community Analyst, October 2018