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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 41 public schools managed by Desoto County School District serving 33,140 students in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Desoto County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Olive Branch Center Hill Elementary School
    13662 Center Hill Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)890-7705

    Grades: K-5 | 725 students
  • Olive Branch Center Hill High School
    13250 Kirk Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)890-2490

    Grades: 9-12 | 971 students
  • Olive Branch Center Hill Middle School
    8756 Forest Hill Irene
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)892-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 756 students
  • Olive Branch Chickasaw Elementary School
    6391 Chickasaw
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)895-6664

    Grades: 2-3 | 507 students
  • Southaven Desoto Central Elementary School
    2411 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662)349-6234

    Grades: 3-5 | 703 students
  • Southaven Desoto Central High School
    2911 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662)536-3612

    Grades: 9-12 | 1744 students
  • Southaven Desoto Central Middle School
    2611 Central Parkway
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662)349-6660

    Grades: 6-8 | 1244 students
  • Southaven Desoto Central Primary
    3210 Getwell Road
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662)912-1300

    Grades: K-2 | 683 students
  • Olive Branch Desoto Co Career Center East Vocational School
    8890 Deerfield Dr
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-0855

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students
  • Southaven Desoto Co Vocational Complex High School Vocational School
    847 Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662)393-6211

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Hernando Desoto County Alternative Center Alternative School
    2690 Magnolia Street
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-5597

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Southaven Greenbrook Elementary School
    730 S. Rasco Road
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662)342-2330

    Grades: K-2 | 560 students
  • Hernando Hernando Elementary School
    455 Riley Street
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-4160

    Grades: K-1 | 635 students
  • Hernando Hernando High School
    805 Dilworth Lane
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-4170

    Grades: 9-12 | 1192 students
  • Hernando Hernando Hills Elementary School
    570 Mcingvale Road
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-9117

    Grades: 2-3 | 604 students
  • Hernando Hernando Middle School
    700 Dilworth Lane
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-4154

    Grades: 6-8 | 906 students
  • Southaven Hope Sullivan Elementary School
    7985 Southaven Circle W
    Southaven, MS 38671
    (662)393-2919

    Grades: K-2 | 687 students
  • Horn Lake Horn Lake Elementary School
    6341 Ridgewood Rd.
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662)393-4608

    Grades: K-2 | 545 students
  • Horn Lake Horn Lake High School
    3360 Church Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662)393-5273

    Grades: 9-12 | 1293 students
  • Horn Lake Horn Lake Intermediate School
    6585 Horn Lake Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662)280-7075

    Grades: 3-5 | 1097 students
  • Horn Lake Horn Lake Middle School
    6125 Hurt Road
    Horn Lake, MS 38637
    (662)393-7443

    Grades: 6-8 | 1109 students
  • Lake Cormorant Lake Cormorant Elementary School
    3285 Wilson Mill Rd West
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662)781-1135

    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
  • Lake Cormorant Lake Cormorant High School
    10201 Star Landing Rd.
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662)996-3060

    Grades: 9-12 | 973 students
  • Lake Cormorant Lake Cormorant Middle School
    3203 Wilson Mill Road
    Lake Cormorant, MS 38641
    (662)781-0778

    Grades: 6-8 | 732 students
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Elementary School
    1717 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)895-8750

    Grades: 3-5 | 669 students
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg High School
    1755 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)890-6708

    Grades: 9-12 | 974 students
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Middle School
    1711 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)892-5050

    Grades: 6-8 | 727 students
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Primary
    1707 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-6001

    Grades: K-2 | 662 students
  • Hernando Oak Grove Central Elementary School
    893 Oak Grove Road
    Hernando, MS 38632
    (662)429-4180

    Grades: 4-5 | 603 students
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch Elementary School
    9549 E Pigeon Roost Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)895-2256

    Grades: K-1 | 541 students
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch High School
    9366 E Sandidge Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-3344

    Grades: 9-12 | 1132 students
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch Intermediate School
    8631 E. Pigeon Roost Rd
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-1221

    Grades: 4-5 | 486 students
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch Middle School
    6530 S. Blocker Street
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)895-4610

    Grades: 6-8 | 798 students
  • Olive Branch Overpark Elementary School
    8530 Forest Hill Irene Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)890-8745

    Grades: K-5 | 681 students
  • Olive Branch Pleasant Hill Elementary School
    7686 Pleasant Hill Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)890-9654

    Grades: K-5 | 899 students
  • Show 6 more public schools in Desoto County

Overview

School District NameDesoto County School District
# of Schools41
# of Students33,140
# of Teachers1,982
Student : Teacher Ratio17
# of Male Students16,470
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students16,670
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.59
# of American Indian Students46
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students522
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,869
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students11,485
% Black Students
35%
# of White Students18,121
% White Students
54%
# of Hawaiian Students31
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,066
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:36
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,415
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,581
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,456
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,343
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,380
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,546
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,572
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,574
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,502
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,879
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,528
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,350
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,242
# of Ungraded Students:736

District Comparison

  • Desoto County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Desoto County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Desoto County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Desoto County School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,581 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,065. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,772 is less than the state average of $10,094. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$248 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Desoto County School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$255 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Desoto County School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,581$10,065
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Desoto County School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,772$10,094
This chart display average spending per public school student in Desoto County School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Desoto County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.59, which is higher than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Hope Sullivan Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.