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Overview

School District NameHattiesburg Public School District
School District Websitehttp://www.hattiesburgpsd.com/
School District Phone Number(601) 582-5078
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools9 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students4,098 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers289 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1

District Comparison

  • Hattiesburg Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70-74% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#87 out of 150 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hattiesburg Public   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hattiesburg Public   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hattiesburg Public   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-74%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hattiesburg Public   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.170.58
# of American Indian Students6 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students17 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students175 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
4%
# of Black Students3,727 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
91%
48%
# of White Students131 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
3%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students36 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:965,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:30936,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:33436,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:36136,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:34738,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:31839,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:33839,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:31035,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:26836,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:27435,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:24035,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:25234,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:27332,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:21931,047
# of Ungraded Students:1597,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,045 is higher than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,165 is less than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$49 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hattiesburg Public   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$42 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Hattiesburg Public   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,045$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hattiesburg Public   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,165$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hattiesburg Public   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Hattiesburg Public School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Woodley Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2006 O Ferrell St
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-8112

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Lillie Burney Steam Academy Math: 45% | Reading: 28%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    901 Ida Avenue
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 582-5291

    Grades: 6 | 310 students
  • Grace Christian Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2207 W 7th Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-0662

    Grades: PK-5 | 419 students
  • Hawkins Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    526 Forrest Street
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-4311

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
  • Rowan Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 30%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Martin Luther King Drive
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 583-0960

    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
  • N R Burger Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    174 Wsf Tatum Drive
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 582-0536

    Grades: 7-8 | 561 students
  • Thames Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2900 Jamestown Road
    Hattiesburg, MS 39402
    (601) 582-6655

    Grades: PK-5 | 615 students
  • Hattiesburg High School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Hutchinson Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 544-0811

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,024 student
  • Mary Bethune Alternative Alternative School
    610 Dumas Ave
    Hattiesburg, MS 39401
    (601) 584-6311

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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