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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Hattiesburg Public Dist School District serving 4,289 students in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 57%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Hattiesburg Public Dist School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hattiesburg Grace Christian Elementary School
    2207 W 7th Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)583-0662

    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
  • Hattiesburg Hattiesburg High School
    301 Hutchinson Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)544-0811

    Grades: 9-12 | 1079 students
  • Hattiesburg Hawkins Elementary School
    526 Forrest Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)583-4311

    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
  • Hattiesburg Lillie Burney Steam Academy
    901 Ida Avenue
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)582-5291

    Grades: 6 | 277 students
  • Hattiesburg Mary Bethune Alternative Alternative School
    610 Dumas Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)584-6311

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Hattiesburg N R Burger Middle School
    174 Wsf Tatum Drive
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)582-0536

    Grades: 7-8 | 540 students
  • Hattiesburg Rowan Elementary School
    500 Martin Luther King Drive
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)583-0960

    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
  • Hattiesburg Thames Elementary School
    2900 Jamestown Road
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601)582-6655

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Hattiesburg Woodley Elementary School
    2006 O Ferrell St
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601)583-8112

    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students

Overview

School District NameHattiesburg Public Dist School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,289 students
# of Teachers296 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students2,161 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,128 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.18
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students19 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students168 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students3,873 students
% Black Students
90%
# of White Students162 students
% White Students
4%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students56 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:102
# of Students in Kindergarten:376
# of Students in 1st Grade:387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:387
# of Students in 3rd Grade:378
# of Students in 4th Grade:355
# of Students in 5th Grade:325
# of Students in 6th Grade:277
# of Students in 7th Grade:282
# of Students in 8th Grade:241
# of Students in 9th Grade:259
# of Students in 10th Grade:304
# of Students in 11th Grade:263
# of Students in 12th Grade:203
# of Ungraded Students:150

District Comparison

  • Hattiesburg Public Dist School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 70-74% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hattiesburg Public Dist 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hattiesburg Public Dist 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hattiesburg Public Dist School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,770 is higher than the state average of $10,412. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,939 is higher than the state average of $10,443. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$50 MM$20 MM
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Spending$50 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Hattiesburg Public Dist School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,770$10,412
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hattiesburg Public Dist School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,939$10,443
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hattiesburg Public Dist School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Hattiesburg Public Dist School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.18, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Hawkins Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.