Top 10 Best Covington County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 2,647 students in Covington County, MS. Covington County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Covington County, MS are Seminary Elementary School, Seminary High School and Collins Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Covington County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Covington County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best Covington County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Seminary Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Main St.
Seminary, MS 39479
(601) 722-3355
Grades: K-4
| 402 students
Rank: #22.
Seminary High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 Main Street
Seminary, MS 39479
(601) 722-3220
Grades: 9-12
| 378 students
Rank: #33.
Collins Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Dogwood St.
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-4383
Grades: K-4
| 334 students
Rank: #44.
Seminary Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Main St
Seminary, MS 39479
(601) 722-4510
Grades: 5-8
| 418 students
Rank: #55.
Mount Olive Attendance Center
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 South 4th Street, P.o Box
Mount Olive, MS 39119
(601) 797-3939
Grades: K-12
| 365 students
Rank: #66.
Collins High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1208 S. Dogwood
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-3203
Grades: 9-12
| 235 students
Rank: #77.
Hopewell Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
824 Hopewell Road
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-8568
Grades: K-6
| 238 students
Rank: #88.
Carver Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
104 Carver Dr.
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-4908
Grades: 5-8
| 277 students
Rank: n/an/a
Covington Co Vocational Technical
Vocational School
1200 S. Dogwood St.
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-8253
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Covington County Alternative School
Alternative School
1104 S. Elm St.
Collins, MS 39428
(601) 765-1465
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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