Hancock High School

7084 Stennis Airport Dr

Kiln, MS 39556-8037

Grades: 9-12

1,265 students

Hancock High School serves 1,265 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Hancock High School operates within the Hancock County School District.
The school district's 49% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 1265 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,265 students
Hancock High School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Hancock High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Hancock High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Hancock High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
3%
Hancock High School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
7%
50%
Hancock High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
90%
45%
Hancock High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Hancock High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Hancock High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.19 0.31
Hancock High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
64%
Hancock High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
8%
Hancock High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,536 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 49% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,112 is less than the state average of $9,999. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,823 is less than the state average of $9,596. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Hancock County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 4,536 2,147
Hancock County   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 49% 62%
Hancock County   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $21 MM
Hancock County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM $20 MM
Hancock County   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,112 $9,999
Hancock County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,823 $9,596
Hancock County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hancock County Vocational Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hancock Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Hancock Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KilnHancock Middle School
    7070 Stennis Airport Dr
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)467-1889
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1076 students                      
  • KilnHancock County Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    7180 Airport Rd
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)467-3568
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • Kiln East Hancock Elementary School
    4221 Kiln Delisle Rd
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)255-6637
    3.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 651 students                      
  • WavelandWaveland Elementary School
    1101 St Joseph St
    WavelandMS 39576
    (228)467-6630
    6.2 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 501 students                      
  • Bay Saint LouisBay Waveland Middle School
    600 Pine St
    Bay Saint LouisMS 39520
    (228)463-0315
    6.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 494 students                      

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