Not only is NWA one of the best places to live in the country, but its schools are also some of the best in the state. Seven of the top ten Best Public Schools in Arkansas are in NWA, according to Niche.
- Leading the pack: Centerton schools took the number one spot this year, followed by Cave Springs, Bentonville, and Bella Vista. Rankings aside, all the public schools and cities in NWA received high marks.
- Grading rubric: Each school system's ranking was measured by state test scores, SAT/ACT scores, graduation rates, teacher quality, and student and parent reviews.
Find the full Best Public Schools in Arkansas list and methodology, HERE.