Top 10 Best Carthage Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,461 students in Carthage, MS. Carthage has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Carthage, MS are Leake Central Junior High School, Leake Central Elementary School and Leake Central High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Carthage, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Carthage have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Carthage, MS Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Leake Central Junior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Martin Luther King Drive
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-8909

    Grades: 6-8 | 487 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Leake Central Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    603 Hwy. 16 West
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-9148

    Grades: K-5 | 1,080 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Leake Central High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    704 N Jordan Street
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-7713

    Grades: 9-12 | 573 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Leake County Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    703 Northwest Street
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-8442

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.107 Braves Blvd
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-8500

    Grades: K-8 | 191 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.538 Hwy 487 East
    Carthage, MS 39051
    (601) 267-9225

    Grades: K-6 | 130 students
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