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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 10 public schools in Biloxi Public School District, serving 6,202 students.
  • Public school in Biloxi Public School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 35% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 10% of public schools in Mississippi.
  • The top ranked public school in Biloxi Public School District are North Bay Elementary School, Biloxi High School and Biloxi Junior High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameBiloxi Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.biloxischools.net
School District Phone Number(228)374-1810
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools10 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students6,202 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers391 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Biloxi Public School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Biloxi Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Biloxi Public   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Biloxi Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.680.58
# of American Indian Students17 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students252 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
4%
1%
# of Hispanic Students798 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
4%
# of Black Students2,120 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
34%
48%
# of White Students2,695 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
44%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students17 Students306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students303 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:805,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:44936,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:54836,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:50536,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:47738,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:52339,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:45739,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:46935,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:45636,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:48335,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:47335,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:43534,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:41332,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:35431,047
# of Ungraded Students:807,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,800 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,995. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,448 is higher than the state average of $10,910. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$58 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Biloxi Public   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$61 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Biloxi Public   School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,800$10,995
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Biloxi Public   School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,448$10,910
This chart display average spending per public school student in Biloxi Public   School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Biloxi Public School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Biloxi High School Math: 61% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1845 Tribe Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228)435-6105

    Grades: 9-12 | 1699 students
  • Biloxi Junior High School Math: 57% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1921 Tribe Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228)435-1421

    Grades: 6-8 | 951 students
  • Biloxi Upper Elementary School
    1424 Father Ryan Avenue
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)432-3700

    Grades: 5-6 | 938 students
  • Gorenflo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Top 50%
    771 Elder Street
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)436-5145

    Grades: 2-5 | 323 students
  • Jeff Davis Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 20%
    340 St. Mary Blvd.
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)436-5110

    Grades: K-5 | 663 students
  • Lopez School Alternative School
    140 St. John Street
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)432-7783

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Nichols Elementary School
    590 Division Street
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)374-7250

    Grades: PK-1 | 249 students
  • North Bay Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1825 Indian Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228)435-6166

    Grades: K-5 | 736 students
  • Popps Ferry Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 20%
    364 Nelson Road
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)436-5135

    Grades: K-5 | 643 students
  • R D Brown Vocational Center Vocational School
    1845 Richard Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39533
    (228)435-6318

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
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