Bay High School

750 Blue Meadow Road
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Bay High School serves 543 students in grades 9-12.
Bay High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bay High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Bay High School's student population of 543 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students543 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Bay High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bay High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#101 out of 825 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
26%
48%
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White
67%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.490.58
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay St Louis Waveland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bay High School is Pass Christian High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bay Waveland Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bay Saint Louis Bay Waveland Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
    0.3 miles
    600 Pine St.
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 463-0315
    0.3 6-8 439
  • Bay Saint Louis North Bay Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
    0.7 miles
    602 Pine St.
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 467-4052
    0.7 3-5 439
  • Waveland Waveland Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 423 students
    2.2 miles
    1101 St Joseph Street
    Waveland, MS 39576
    (228) 467-6630
    2.2 K-2 423
  • Pass Christian Pass Christian High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 616 students
    4.6 miles
    720 W. North Street
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 452-2008
    4.6 9-12 616
  • Pass Christian Pass Christian Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
    5.7 miles
    270 West Second Street
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 452-5200
    5.7 K-5 478

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