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For the 2021 school year, there are 41 public schools in Desoto County, MS, serving 33,991 students. Desoto County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
Desoto County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Desoto County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Mississippi public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Desoto County, MS are Hernando Hills Elementary School, Lewisburg High School and Pleasant Hill Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Top Desoto County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Hernando Hills Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    570 Mcingvale Road
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662) 429-9117

    Grades: 2-3 | 641 students
  • Lewisburg High School Math: 84% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1755 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-6708

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,057 student
  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    7686 Pleasant Hill Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-9654

    Grades: K-5 | 1,020 student
  • Hernando High School Math: 77% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    805 Dilworth Lane
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662) 429-4170

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,200 student
  • Oak Grove Central Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    893 Oak Grove Road
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662) 429-4180

    Grades: 4-5 | 644 students
  • Desoto Central High School Math: 72% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2911 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662) 536-3612

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,765 student
  • Center Hill High School Math: 84% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13250 Kirk Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-2490

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,044 student
  • Lewisburg Middle School Math: 85% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1711 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 892-5050

    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
  • Center Hill Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13662 Center Hill Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-7705

    Grades: K-5 | 830 students
  • Hernando Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    700 Dilworth Lane
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662) 429-4154

    Grades: 6-8 | 965 students
  • Lewisburg Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1717 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 895-8750

    Grades: 3-5 | 766 students
  • Desoto Central Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2611 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662) 349-6660

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,347 student
  • Center Hill Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8756 Forest Hill Irene
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 892-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 825 students
  • Desoto Central Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2411 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662) 349-6234

    Grades: 3-5 | 745 students
  • Overpark Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8530 Forest Hill Irene Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 890-8745

    Grades: K-5 | 689 students
  • Olive Branch High School Math: 64% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9366 E Sandidge Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 893-3344

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,100 student
  • Lake Cormorant Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3285 Wilson Mill Rd West
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662) 781-1135

    Grades: K-5 | 657 students
  • Chickasaw Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6391 Chickasaw
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 895-6664

    Grades: 2-3 | 516 students
  • Olive Branch Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6530 S. Blocker Street
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 895-4610

    Grades: 6-8 | 785 students
  • Southaven High School Math: 60% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    735 Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 393-9300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,915 student
  • Lake Cormorant Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3203 Wilson Mill Road
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662) 781-0778

    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
  • Lake Cormorant High School Math: 50% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10201 Star Landing Rd.
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662) 996-3060

    Grades: 9-12 | 933 students
  • Walls Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6131 Delta View Road
    Walls, MS 38680
    (662) 781-1280

    Grades: K-5 | 753 students
  • Southaven Intermediate School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    175 Rasco Road W
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 253-0123

    Grades: 3-5 | 1,181 student
  • Southaven Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    899 Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 280-0422

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,495 student
  • Horn Lake Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6125 Hurt Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662) 393-7443

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,070 student
  • Southaven Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8274 Claiborne Drive
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 342-2289

    Grades: K-5 | 748 students
  • Olive Branch Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8631 E. Pigeon Roost Rd
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 893-1221

    Grades: 4-5 | 501 students
  • Horn Lake Intermediate School Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6585 Horn Lake Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662) 280-7075

    Grades: 3-5 | 1,102 student
  • Horn Lake High School Math: 36% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3360 Church Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662) 393-5273

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,222 student
  • Desoto Central Primary
    3210 Getwell Road
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662) 912-1300

    Grades: K-2 | 726 students
  • Desoto County Alternative Center Alternative School
    2690 Magnolia Street
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662) 429-5597

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Desoto County Career Center East Vocational School
    8890 Deerfield Dr
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662) 893-0855

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Desoto County Vocational Complex Vocational School
    847 Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 393-6211

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Greenbrook Elementary School
    730 S. Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662) 342-2330

    Grades: K-2 | 533 students
  • Show 6 more public schools in Desoto County, MS (out of 41 total schools)
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