Mountainburg School District

Basic Information

Address: 129 Hwy 71 SW Mountainburg, AR 72946
Phone Number: 479-369-2121
Fax Number: 479-369-2138
Superintendent: Mr. Dennis W. Copeland

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Additional Information

Member Schools: Mountainburg Elementary School, Mountainburg Middle School, Mountainburg High School
Board of Directors: Mr. Ron Gossage, Mr. Brett Peters, Mr. Jason Watkins, Mrs. Robin Willroth, Mrs. Carol Pense
Mission Statement:

Mission of the Mountainburg School District
The mission of the Mountainburg School District is to provide a safe and secure learning environment that enables all students to attain their full potential. The District will strive to provide the leadership and services necessary for a well developed educational program that promotes higher order thinking skills in literacy, math, and technology with the teaching and resources necessary to allow the students to compete successfully in the twenty-first century.

Accreditation and Recognition: Mountainburg School District is accredited by the State of Arkansas.
District Characteristics: Mountainburg has three separate schools: Elementary (K-4), Middle School (5-8), and High School (9-12)
School Municipalities: City of Mountainburg

100+ years in existence

Notable Alumni:

Country singer- Royal Wade Kimes
Other Facilities:

Athletics: We participate in football, basketball (girls and boys), fast pitch softball (girls), baseball, track- (boys and girls)

Follows Arkansas Frameworks and meets Arkansas State Standards

Belief Statements:

Mountainburg schools strive to meet Arkansas Standards and the NCLB regulations. Every student can learn.


Mountainburg is a Rural School District encompassing 197 square miles surrounded by the Boston Mountains. We have a school population of 700 students in grades K-12th.

Organization Goals: To improve instructional strategies and promote learning at each school.
Scholastic Perfomance: Currently, we meet state standards on every EOC and Benchmark Exam except for Eleventh Grade Literacy Exam-School Improvement year 1.
Delay/Closing Information: In case of inclement weather that forces school to be closed, please watch or listen to the following TV and radio stations: KFSM - Channel 5, KHBS - Channel 40/29, KISR 93.7, KTCS 99.9, KMAG 99.1
A.P. Classes: U.S. History, Government/Politics, English Literature, English Composition, Calculus AB, Environmental Science
Transportation: We currently run 11 bus routes.
Libraries: We have three libraries- one on each campus @ elementary, middle, and high school.
After School/Extracurricular Programs: After School/Extracurricular Programs: FFA, FCCLA, FBLA, Beta Club, Student Council, Annual Staff, Miss Mountainburg Pageant, Skeet Shooting Club, Archery Club, Journalism Class does a monthly Mountainburg newsletter.
Awards and Recognition: Academic Excellence Banquet, Athletic Banquet, FFA Banquet