Top 10 Best Bolivar County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 5,732 students in Bolivar County, MS. Bolivar County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Bolivar County, MS are Hayes Cooper Center For Math Sc Tec, Bell Elementary School and Parks Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Bolivar County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Bolivar County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Bolivar County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    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

    Grades: PK-6 | 322 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Bell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1016 Taylor Street
    Boyle, MS 38730
    (662) 843-4572

    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Parks Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1301 Terrace Road
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-3166

    Grades: K-6 | 343 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Cleveland Central High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 W. Sunflower St
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-2460

    Grades: 9-12 | 924 students
  • Rank: #55.
    I T Montgomery Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    202 Martin L. King Drive
    Mound Bayou, MS 38762
    (662) 333-8952

    Grades: K-6 | 283 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Brooks Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    615 School Street
    Duncan, MS 38740
    (662) 337-6523

    Grades: PK-4 | 264 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Cleveland Central Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Lucy Seabery Dr
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-2338

    Grades: 7-8 | 479 students
  • Rank: #88.
    West Bolivar Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1212 South Main Street, Po Box
    Rosedale, MS 38769
    (662) 759-3823

    Grades: K-4 | 270 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Pearman Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    306 Merritt Drive
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-4484

    Grades: K-6 | 282 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    John F Kennedy Memorial Hi School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    204 Edwards Street
    Mound Bayou, MS 38762
    (662) 345-3295

    Grades: 7-12 | 198 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    West Bolivar District High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    405 North Main Street
    Rosedale, MS 38769
    (662) 759-3346

    Grades: 9-12 | 198 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Broad Street High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1305 Martin Luther King Drive
    Shelby, MS 38774
    (662) 398-2378

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    West Bolivar District Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1213 South Main Street, Po Box
    Rosedale, MS 38769
    (662) 759-3700

    Grades: 5-8 | 182 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    D.m. Smith Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    715 Martin Luther King Dr
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-4355

    Grades: 3-6 | 361 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Shaw High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Hwy 61 North, Post Office
    Shaw, MS 38773
    (662) 588-7398

    Grades: 9-12 | 129 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Ray Brooks School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1827 Hwy 1
    Benoit, MS 38725
    (662) 742-3257

    Grades: PK-12 | 206 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Mcevans School Math: 10% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Hwy 61 North, Post Office
    Shaw, MS 38773
    (662) 588-7532

    Grades: K-8 | 302 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Shelby School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 Lauderdale Street
    Shelby, MS 38774
    (662) 337-6558

    Grades: 5-8 | 140 students
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.
    Cleveland Vocational Technical Complex Vocational School
    601 Third Street
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-8818

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.
    Joe Barnes Vocational Center Vocational School
    505 Bradford Street, Post Offi
    Rosedale, MS 38769
    (662) 759-3791

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.600 Cross Street
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-4528

    Grades: K-2 | 323 students
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