All schools in the Marion School District are accredited by the Arkansas Department of Education and the AdvanceEd Accreditation Association.

It is the mission of the Marion School District to provide students with a basic program of instruction so that they will acquire the academic, social, and decision making skills needed to become productive citizens in our rapidly changing technological world. The Marion School District recognizes individual differences in students and believes that all children can learn.

We strive to meet their needs and interests by offering a balanced curriculum and creating an atmosphere conducive to learning.

The enrollment of 4,180 students ranks the Marion School District as the 20th largest school district (out of 260 total districts) in Arkansas. The school system has a comprehensive curriculum for grades pre-K through 12.

There are seven campuses in the Marion School District as follows:

School Grades Enrollment
Avondale Elementary PK-1 634
Marion Elementary 2-3 626
Marion Intermediate 4-5 637
Marion Middle School 6-7 702
Marion Junior High 8-9 660
Marion High School 10-12 921
Marion Alternative School 7-12 18

Post-secondary education in the form of community colleges, technical colleges and four-year institutions of higher education are within short commuting distance of the Marion School District.

The strong academic tradition, stable demographics, administrative leadership and attractive campuses make the Marion School District one of the city’s strongest selling points for the attraction of new businesses as well as commercial and industrial growth.

Please visit the Marion School District Website for additional information.


For a map of every listing on this page, click here.

Name Address Phone Map
Marion School District
Administration Office
200 Manor Street 870-739-5100 Link
Avondale Elementary School (K-1) 1402 Crestmere, West Memphis 870-735-4588 Link
Marion Elementary School (2-3) 235 Military Road 870-739-5120 Link
Marion Intermediate School (4-5) 100 L. H. Polk 870-739-5180 Link
Marion Middle School (6-7) 10 Patriot Drive 870-739-5173 Link
Marion Junior High School (8-9) 801 Carter Drive 870-739-5140 Link
Marion High School (10-12) 1 Patriot Drive 870-739-5130 Link
Crittenden Prep Academy
(Alternative 7-12)
2260 Old Highway 64
Crawfordsville, AR 72327
870-823-5533 Link

Garbage Pick-Up News


No pick-up Monday & Tuesday, 12/25 & 12-26. Make-up days will be 12/27 & 12-28, then normal schedule on Friday.

New Years Day

No pick-up on Monday 1/1. Make-up day will be 1/2.

The City of Marion has begun utilizing a one-arm truck for trash pick-up, meaning that cans will be picked up by the arm of the truck.

Residents are asked to take extra care to be sure your garbage can is placed close to the road and out of the way from anything that would block the truck arm movement, including vehicles, mailboxes, etc. Garbage and recycling pick-up schedules remain the same.

If you have any questions, please contact City Hall at 870-739-5410.

City Street Lights
To report a problem with a city street light, contact Gail at City Hall - 870-739-5410 and reference the pole number found on the street light pole.
Water Department

Pay your water bill online at

Water bill auto pay available at no charge…call 870-739-3073 or Email us Here

Used Tire Disposal

Tire disposal is available for both businesses and residents.

The hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:30 to 3:30.

There is no charge at the time of service, but there will be bills sent out quarterly for each tire.

The tire prices are: $1.75/passenger tires; $5/semi-truck tires; $26/ implement tires.

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