Biloxi Public School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Biloxi Public School District serving 5,965 students in Biloxi, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Biloxi Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Biloxi Biloxi High School
    1845 Richard Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228)435-6105

    Grades: 9-12 | 1561 students
  • Biloxi Biloxi Junior High School
    1424 Father Ryan Avenue
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)435-1421

    Grades: 6-8 | 1318 students
  • Biloxi Gorenflo Elementary School
    771 Elder Street
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)436-5145

    Grades: 2-5 | 408 students
  • Biloxi Jeff Davis Elementary School
    340 St. Mary Blvd.
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)436-5110

    Grades: K-5 | 780 students
  • Biloxi Lopez School Alternative School
    140 St. John Street
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)432-7783

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Biloxi Nichols Elementary School
    590 Division Street
    Biloxi, MS 39530
    (228)374-7250

    Grades: PK-1 | 268 students
  • Biloxi North Bay Elementary School
    1825 Popp's Ferry Road
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228)435-6166

    Grades: K-5 | 874 students
  • Biloxi Popps Ferry Elementary School
    364 Nelson Road
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228)436-5135

    Grades: K-5 | 756 students
  • Biloxi R D Brown Vocational Center Vocational School
    1845 Richard Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39533
    (228)435-6318

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students

Overview

School District NameBiloxi Public School District
# of Schools9
# of Students5,965
# of Teachers373
Student : Teacher Ratio16
# of Male Students2,979
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,986
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.65
# of American Indian Students42
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students270
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students533
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students2,206
% Black Students
37%
# of White Students2,804
% White Students
46%
# of Hawaiian Students11
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students99
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:59
# of Students in Kindergarten:476
# of Students in 1st Grade:585
# of Students in 2nd Grade:511
# of Students in 3rd Grade:478
# of Students in 4th Grade:486
# of Students in 5th Grade:454
# of Students in 6th Grade:433
# of Students in 7th Grade:427
# of Students in 8th Grade:446
# of Students in 9th Grade:466
# of Students in 10th Grade:401
# of Students in 11th Grade:383
# of Students in 12th Grade:292
# of Ungraded Students:68

District Comparison

  • Biloxi Public School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
31%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
33%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
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 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,800 is higher than the state average of $10,065. 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 $10,094. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$58 MM$20 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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$61 MM$20 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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,800$10,065
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,448$10,094
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Biloxi Public School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.65, which is higher than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Nichols Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.