How good are the schools in Fayetteville, AR?

Fayetteville encompasses 24 public elementary, middle and high schools. Fayetteville also has 19 private schools. Seven high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Fayetteville is also home to two colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 7.3 /10

How we calculate this.


Fayetteville has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
27,384
Total Teachers
1,924

Student-Teacher Ratio

14:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Fayetteville

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.