Bay Springs High School

510 Hwy 18
Bay Springs, MS 39422
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Bay Springs High School serves 246 students in grades 9-12.
Bay Springs High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower 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 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Bay Springs High School's student population of 246 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Bay Springs High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Springs High School is 0.15, 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
#529 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
92%
48%
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White
7%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.58
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Jasper Consolidated Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bay Springs High School is Stringer Attendance Center (8.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bay Springs Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bay Springs Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bay Springs Bay Springs Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 387 students
    0.0 miles
    510 Hwy 18
    Bay Springs, MS 39422
    (601) 425-8520
    0 K-5 387
  • Bay Springs Bay Springs Middle School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 145 students
    2.3 miles
    124 Edmund King Road
    Bay Springs, MS 39422
    (601) 425-8530
    2.3 6-8 145
  • Stringer Stringer Attendance Center Math: 56% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 618 students
    8.6 miles
    122 County Road 17
    Stringer, MS 39481
    (601) 428-5508
    8.6 K-12 618
  • Taylorsville Taylorsville Attendance Center Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 726 students
    15.0 miles
    324 Hester Street
    Taylorsville, MS 39168
    (601) 785-6942
    15 K-12 726
  • Raleigh Raleigh High School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 549 students
    15.6 miles
    491 Magnolia Drive
    Raleigh, MS 39153
    (601) 782-4261
    15.6 7-12 549

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