Top 10 Best Mississippi Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 43 blue ribbon public schools serving 30,098 students in Mississippi.
These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Mississippi are Davis Magnet School, Bayou View Elementary School and Northshore Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mississippi blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Mississippi Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    750 N Congress Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5333

    266 students
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #22.
    Bayou View Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4898 Washington Avenue
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 865-4625

    652 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #33.
    Northshore Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    110 Northshore Parkway
    Brandon, MS 39047
    (601) 992-5279

    656 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #44.
    Madison Station Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    459 Reunion Parkway
    Madison, MS 39110
    (601) 856-6246

    1,025 student
    Year: 2010, 2020
  • Rank: #55.
    North Bay Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1825 Indian Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228) 435-6166

    736 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Hayes Cooper Center For Math Sc Tec Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 Martin L. King
    Merigold, MS 38759
    (662) 748-2734

    322 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Pineville Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5192 Menge Avenue
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 452-4364

    145 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    Power Apac School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1120 Riverside Drive
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5387

    138 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #99.
    Oak Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2230 Government Street
    Ocean Springs, MS 39566
    (228) 875-5847

    542 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #1010.
    Center Hill High School Math: 84% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13250 Kirk Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-2490

    1,044 student
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #1111.
    Caledonia Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9509 Wolfe Road
    Caledonia, MS 39740
    (662) 356-2050

    1,119 student
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #1212.
    Eastside Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    453 Arrow Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-7261

    846 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Center Hill Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13662 Center Hill Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-7705

    830 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Oak Grove High School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5198 Old Highway11
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-7232

    1,712 student
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #1515.
    Petal High School Math: 72% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1145 Highway 42 E
    Petal, MS 39465
    (601) 583-3538

    1,200 student
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Popps Ferry Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    364 Nelson Road
    Biloxi, MS 39531
    (228) 436-5135

    643 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Saucier Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    24052 First Street
    Saucier, MS 39574
    (228) 832-2440

    413 students
    Year: 2012
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    New Site High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1020 Hwy. 4 East
    New Site, MS 38859
    (662) 728-5205

    275 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Pass Christian High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    720 W. North Street
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 452-2008

    616 students
    Year: n/a
  • Rank: #2020.
    East Hancock Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4221 Kiln Delisle Rd.
    Kiln, MS 39556
    (228) 255-6637

    714 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #2121.
    Lovett Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2002 W. Northside Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-5664

    415 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #2222.
    Center Hill Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8756 Forest Hill Irene
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 892-6800

    825 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #2323.
    Poplarville Junior Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    #1 Hornet Drive
    Poplarville, MS 39470
    (601) 795-8477

    563 students
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #2424.
    Casey Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2101 Lake Circle
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601) 987-3510

    403 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2525.
    Biloxi High School Math: 69% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1845 Tribe Drive
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228) 435-6105

    1,699 student
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #2626.
    Delisle Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6303 W Wittman Road
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 255-6219

    421 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Bayou View Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    212 43rd Street
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 865-4633

    824 students
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Kosciusko Middle School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    233 South Wells
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-4653

    388 students
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #2929.
    West Lincoln School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    948 Jackson Liberty Drive Sw,
    Brookhaven, MS 39601
    (601) 833-4600

    778 students
    Year: 2012
  • Rank: #3030.
    Diberville Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4540 Brodie Road
    Diberville, MS 39540
    (228) 392-2803

    737 students
    Year: 2009, 2020
  • Rank: #3131.
    Long Beach Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    204 N Cleveland Avenue
    Long Beach, MS 39560
    (228) 864-3370

    512 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #3232.
    Oak Grove Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2543 Old Hwy.24
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 264-4634

    1,329 student
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #3333.
    Rankin Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1908 Forrest Street
    Tupelo, MS 38801
    (662) 841-8950

    428 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #3434.
    Gautier High School Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4307 Gautier/vancleave
    Gautier, MS 39553
    (228) 522-8783

    873 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #3535.
    Pass Christian Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    280 West Second Street
    Pass Christian, MS 39571
    (228) 452-5220

    511 students
    Year: 2012
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