Education in Russellville
A strong, dedicated education system is a key quality of life component. The outstanding educational network in the Arkansas River Valley region continues to ensure success and prosperity for employees and companies.
Five colleges and universities in the region provide quality secondary education and prepare students for professional careers. Public and private schools are available for the region’s pre K-12 students, providing a choice of schools that makes it possible for any student to obtain an enriching education.
The Arkansas River Valley region benefits from nearby colleges and universities in more ways than one. Not only do they provide higher education opportunities for those living in the region, but they also result in younger people living in the area. The presence of youth results in a sense of vibrancy and energy and also a supply of labor.
Colleges & Universities
There are five colleges and universities in close proximity to the Arkansas River Valley Region that educate and train the region’s workforce. Each institution’s specialized programs of study result in a collaborative but unique education.
Whether public or private, the K-12 schools in the Arkansas River Valley region are an excellent place for the region’s youth to obtain a quality education.
Adult & Special Education
As a product of a cooperative project between Russellville Public Schools and the Adult Education Section of the Vo-Tech Educational Division, the Area Center for Adult Education provides GEDs to non-traditional students. Other programs of study include classes tailored to specific industry needs.
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The people and opportunities in this community are what drew me to Russellville, and that is what continues to keep me here.Megan Ayres-Moore, Park Interpreter, Lake Dardanelle State Park
708 West Main Street, Russellville, AR 72801
Russellville is a great place to visit and call home!
Live, Work & Play
Do you love the idea of walking down the main street in the morning, grabbing a cup of coffee at your local coffee shop and heading off to work only to finish your day in your kayak, taking a quick hike or bike ride? If so, Russellville is the place for you. With our increasing number of urban shops and living area, our growing cultural atmosphere, amazing schools and an increasing number of job opportunities, Russellville has something for everyone.