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Bauxite Public Schools is a AAAA Public School located in Saline County, Arkansas. Bauxite strives for excellence in all areas including Academics, Sports, and Extracurricular Activities.

The Bauxite Public School District has an enrollment of 1,596 students and covers an area of 87 square miles.

Our students have access to a variety of Advanced Placement (AP) courses in addition to many courses taught in our distance learning classrooms as well as our district conversion charter school, Miner Academy. The district has an elementary school (PreK-4),  middle school (5-8), high school (9-12), and a charter school (6-12).

Extracurricular activities within the district include football, baseball, softball, bowling, golf, basketball, robotics, band, chess club, drama club, cheer, dance, track, and quiz bowl.

Bauxite Public Schools enjoys strong community support. Each school has an active Parent Teacher Organization and Booster Club. Bauxite also has one of the highest School Choice percentages in the state. Our educators and students alike make Bauxite one of Arkansas’s best educational institutions. Bauxite School District is helmed by Superintendent Matt Donaghy.

If you’re interested in attending Bauxite Schools, but live outside the district, you can get the School Choice Forms here

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