Hancock High School

  • Hancock High School serves 1,283 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 54%.
  • Hancock High School operates within the Hancock County School District.
  • Hancock County School District's 67% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,283 students
Hancock High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Hancock High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Hancock High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Hancock High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.32. 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 (1992-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Hancock High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
2%
3%
Hancock High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
6%
49%
Hancock High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
90%
46%
Hancock High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hancock High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Hancock High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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 0.32
Hancock High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
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Hancock High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Hancock High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Hancock County School District's student population of 4,497 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has increased from 56% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,278 in this district is less than the state average of $9,451. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,660 is higher than the state average of $9,432. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Hancock County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 4,497 2,139
Hancock County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 67% 64%
Hancock County School District Graduation Rate (1996-2015)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $20 MM
Hancock County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $43 MM $20 MM
Hancock County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,278 $9,451
Hancock County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,660 $9,432
Hancock County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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  • KilnHancock Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1069 students
    0.1 miles
    7070 Stennis Airport Drive
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)467-1889
    0.16-81069
  • KilnHancock County Career Technical Cen High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    7180 Airport Road
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)467-3568
    0.49-12n/a
  • Kiln East Hancock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 710 students
    3.5 miles
    4221 Kiln-delisle Rd
    KilnMS 39556
    (228)255-6637
    3.5PK-5710
  • WavelandWaveland Elementary School
    Grades: KG-2 | 465 students
    6.2 miles
    1101 St Joseph Street
    WavelandMS 39576
    (228)467-6630
    6.2KG-2465
  • Bay Saint LouisBay Waveland Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 492 students
    6.6 miles
    600 Pine St.
    Bay Saint LouisMS 39520
    (228)463-0315
    6.66-8492

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