Hernando Hills Elementary School
Hernando Hills Elementary School serves 692 students in grades 2-3.
Hernando Hills Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).
- Grades: 2-3
- Students: 692 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
- Minority Enrollment: 24%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 5% in MS
- Math Proficiency: 78% (Top 5%)
- Reading Proficiency: 67% (Top 5%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Hernando Hills Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Hernando Hills Elementary School's student population of 692 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Hernando Hills Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hernando Hills Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#16 out of 816 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
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