Top 5 Best Clinton Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 5,196 students in Clinton, MS (there are 2 private schools, serving 399 private students). 93% of all K-12 students in Clinton, MS are educated in public schools (compared to the MS state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Clinton, MS are Northside Elementary School, Eastside Elementary School and Clinton Jr Hi School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clinton, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Clinton have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Clinton, MS (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northside Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
451 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-7531
Grades: 2-3
| 723 students
Rank: #22.
Eastside Elementary School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
453 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-7261
Grades: 4-5
| 815 students
Rank: #33.
Clinton Jr Hi School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
711 Lakeview Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-0619
Grades: 7-8
| 911 students
Rank: #44.
Lovett Elementary School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2002 W. Northside Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5664
Grades: 6
| 396 students
Rank: #55.
Clinton High School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
401 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5656
Grades: 10-12
| 1,164 students
Rank: n/an/a
Clinton Alternative School
Alternative School
201 Easthaven Drive
Clinton, MS 39060
(601) 925-4027
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
501 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5205
Grades: PK-1
| 725 students
Rank: n/an/a
Clinton Voc Complex
Vocational School
401 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-0247
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
400 W. Northside Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5510
Grades: 9
| 462 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Clinton, MS?
The top ranked public schools in Clinton, MS include Northside Elementary School, Eastside Elementary School and Clinton Jr Hi School.
How many public schools are located in Clinton, MS?
9 public schools are located in Clinton, MS.
What percentage of students in Clinton, MS go to public school?
93% of all K-12 students in Clinton, MS are educated in public schools (compared to the MS state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Clinton, MS?
Clinton, MS public schools minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public schools average of 57% (majority Black).

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