George County Public Schools

All Schools
(8)
High Schools
(1)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(6)
There are 8 public schools in George County, Mississippi, serving 4,181 students.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

George County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • AgricolaAgricola Elementary School
    6165 Hwy 613s
    AgricolaMS39452
    (601)947-8447
    535 students | Gr. KG-6
  • LucedaleBenndale Elementary School
    5204 Hwy 26 West
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)766-6341
    209 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Lucedale
    Central Elementary School
    14159 Hwy 26 West
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-2429
    504 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Lucedale
    George County High School
    9284 Hwy 63s
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-3116
    1151 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Lucedale
    George County Middle School
    330 Church St
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-3106
    695 students | Gr. 7-8
  • Lucedale
    Lc Hatcher Elemenary Elementary School
    689 Church St
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-3110
    345 students | Gr. KG-3
  • Lucedale
    Lucedale Intermediate School
    159 Mable St
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-6065
    299 students | Gr. 3-6
  • Lucedale
    Rocky Creek Elementary School
    2183 Rocky Creek Rd
    LucedaleMS39452
    (601)947-3886
    443 students | Gr. KG-6

County Statistics

About George County County Statistics (MS) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 26,964 people 2,930,488 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 14% 18%
Median Household Income $47,127 $32,525
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Did You Know?
George County, MS public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.21, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.55. The most diverse school district in George County is George County School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or in the USA.