Greene County Public Schools

All Schools
(5)
High Schools
(2)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(2)
Pre-K
(2)
There are 5 public schools in Greene County, Mississippi, serving 1,733 students.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Greene County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • LeakesvilleGreene County High School
    4336 High School Rd
    LeakesvilleMS39451
    (601)394-5290
    578 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Leakesville
    Greene County Vocational Technical High School
    Vocational School
    173 Votech Rd
    LeakesvilleMS39451
    (601)394-2973
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 9-12
  • Leakesville
    Leakesville Elementary School
    175 Annex Rd
    LeakesvilleMS39451
    (601)394-2493
    509 students | Gr. PK-4
  • Leakesville
    Leakesville Junior High School
    620 Main St
    LeakesvilleMS39451
    (601)394-2495
    437 students | Gr. 5-8
  • MclainMc Lain Elementary School
    114 Shows Street/198 Bypass
    MclainMS39456
    (601)753-2257
    209 students | Gr. PK-8

County Statistics

About Greene County County Statistics (MS) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 11,921 people 2,930,488 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 11% 18%
Median Household Income $31,583 $32,525
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
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Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Greene 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 0.01, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.55. The most diverse school district in Greene County is Greene County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or in the USA.