Hancock High School
Hancock High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
- Category Attribute
- Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
- Hancock High School's student population of 1,298 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 75 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||1,298 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||75 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Hancock High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MS)|
|Overall School Rank||#168 out of 835 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Hancock Co School Dist School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Kiln Hancock Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 1080 students
7070 Stennis Airport Drive
Kiln, MS 39556
(228)467-1889 0.1 6-8 1080
- Kiln Hancock County Career Technical Cen
7180 Airport Road
Kiln, MS 39556
(228)467-3568 0.4 n/a n/a
- Waveland Waveland Elementary School Grades: K-2 | 441 students
1101 St Joseph Street
Waveland, MS 39576
(228)467-6630 6.2 K-2 441
- Bay Saint Louis Bay Waveland Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 392 students
600 Pine St.
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
(228)463-0315 6.6 6-8 392
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