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About Nettleton Schools

Nettleton Public Schools

Established 1896

Total Student Population: 3,400 students

Average ACT Score:  19.8

Scholarships Awareded in 2018:  $4,100,000.00


5A East Conference Champions Football, 5A East Conference Champions Boys Basketball, 5A/6A Conference Champions Girls Basketball

State Qualifiers: Football, Volleyball, Girls Basketball, Boys Basketball, Girls Bowling, Boys Bowling, Golf, Boys Tennis, Girls Tennis, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Cheerleading, Dance, Baseball, Boys Track and Field, Girls Track and Field

Nettleton Pre-K

With (3) on-campus sites, Nettleton Pre-K is home to “Young Raiders!”  Each site is a “3-Star Arkansas Better Beginnings School.”

Nettleton Camp Raider

Nettleton Camp Raider is an after-school and summer enrichment program. It has received numerous community awards, including Occasion’s Magazine “Best After School Program,” and “Best Summer Camp.”

Nettleton Public Schools

NPS is fully accredited by the State of Arkansas and AdvancED. We strive to provide a high-quality education that prepares every child for sucess upon graduation. Utilizing a rigorous curriculum based upon Arkansas State Standards, as well as innovative teaching practices and 1:1 technology capabilities, NPS ensures that “whatever it takes” for every child to succed remains the oucus and expectation of the district.

AP and Concurrent Credit Classes

Advanced Placement Classes: Biology, Chemistry, Calculus, Statistics, U.S. History, Physics, Computer Science, English Literature, Music Theory

Concurrent Credit Classes:  English Composition, College Algebra, Biology, World Civilization, US History


Certified Teachers/Administrators:  265

Support Staff:  200

Advanced Degrees:  49%

National Board Certified: 30

Extracurricular Offerings

NEA Career and Tech Center, Drama, Art, Choir, Band, Radio/TV, Enviromental and Spatial Technologies, Business, Agriculture, Family and Consumer Science, Engineering Technology Education and Jobs for America’s Graduates Maker Space

Nettleton STEAM

NPS is excited to announce its new Intermediate School, Nettleton STEAM. Opening in fall 2018, STEAM is an approach to learning that infuses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics into all areas of the curriculum. The Nettleton STEAM School encourages the use of 21st century learning skills such as collaboration, creativity, critical thinking and problem solving in order to instill a curiosity about the world and promote “outside of the box” thinking.  The goal is to help every student find his or her passion to become a lifelong learner.