Top 10 Best Hinds County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 89 public schools serving 37,824 students in Hinds County, MS. Hinds County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Hinds County, MS are Davis Magnet School, Power Apac School and Bailey Middle Apac School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hinds County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Hinds County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Best Hinds County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Davis Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
750 N Congress Street
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 960-5333
Grades: K-5
| 266 students
Rank: #22.
Power Apac School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1120 Riverside Drive
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 960-5387
Grades: 4-5
| 138 students
Rank: #33.
Bailey Middle Apac School
Math: 77% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1900 N State Street
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 960-5343
Grades: 6-8
| 387 students
Rank: #44.
Eastside Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
453 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-7261
Grades: 4-5
| 846 students
Rank: #55.
Northside Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
451 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-7531
Grades: 2-3
| 846 students
Rank: #66.
Northwest Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7020 Highway 49 N
Jackson, MS 39213
(601) 987-3609
Grades: 6-8
| 388 students
Rank: #77.
Lovett Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2002 W. Northside Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5664
Grades: 6
| 415 students
Rank: #88.
Casey Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2101 Lake Circle
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 987-3510
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #99.
Key Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
699 W. Mcdowell Road
Jackson, MS 39204
(601) 371-4333
Grades: PK-5
| 344 students
Rank: #1010.
Clinton Junior Hi School
Math: 57% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
711 Lakeview Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-0619
Grades: 7-8
| 865 students
Rank: #1111.
Mcwillie Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4851 Mcwillie Circle
Jackson, MS 39206
(601) 987-3709
Grades: PK-6
| 432 students
Rank: #1212.
Raymond Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
417 Palestine Road
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-0213
Grades: K-5
| 360 students
Rank: #1313.
Lester Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2350 Oakhurst Drive
Jackson, MS 39204
(601) 371-4339
Grades: K-5
| 369 students
Rank: #1414.
Clinton High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 Arrow Drive
Clinton, MS 39056
(601) 924-5656
Grades: 10-12
| 1,125 students
Rank: #1515.
Baker Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 East Santa Clair Street
Jackson, MS 39212
(601) 371-4327
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
Rank: #1616.
Utica Elementary / Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
260 Hwy 18 & 27
Utica, MS 39175
(601) 885-8765
Grades: PK-8
| 351 students
Rank: #1717.
Lake Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
472 Mt Vernon Avenue
Jackson, MS 39209
(601) 960-5308
Grades: PK-5
| 264 students
Rank: #1818.
Gary Road Intermediate School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7255 Gary Road
Byram, MS 39272
(601) 372-8150
Grades: 3-5
| 918 students
Rank: #1919.
Carver Middle School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
560 Port Gibson St.
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-5006
Grades: 6-8
| 163 students
Rank: #2020.
Byram Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2009 Byram Bulldog Blvd.
Terry, MS 39170
(601) 372-4597
Grades: 6-8
| 921 students
Rank: #2121.
Bolton-edwards Elem./middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9700 I-20 West
Bolton, MS 39041
(601) 866-2522
Grades: PK-8
| 458 students
Rank: #2222.
Dawson Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4215 Sunset Drive
Jackson, MS 39213
(601) 987-3513
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #2323.
Raymond High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14050 Hwy 18
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-8016
Grades: 9-12
| 603 students
Rank: #2424.
Pecan Park Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
415 Claiborne Avenue
Jackson, MS 39209
(601) 960-5444
Grades: PK-5
| 465 students
Rank: #2525.
Spann Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1615 Brecon Drive
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 987-3532
Grades: K-5
| 433 students
Rank: #2626.
Mc Leod Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1616 Sandlewood Place
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 987-3597
Grades: K-5
| 533 students
Rank: #2727.
Reimagine Prep
Charter School
Math: 42% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
309 W Mcdowell Rd
Jackson, MS 39204
(601) 941-0844
Grades: 5-7
| 413 students
Rank: #2828.
Barr Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1593 W Capitol Street
Jackson, MS 39203
(601) 960-5336
Grades: PK-5
| 213 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Lee Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
330 Judy Street
Jackson, MS 39212
(601) 371-4336
Grades: PK-5
| 291 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Marshall Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2909 Oak Forest Drive
Jackson, MS 39212
(601) 371-4342
Grades: PK-5
| 406 students
Rank: #3131.
Terry High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
235 W Beasley Street
Terry, MS 39170
(601) 878-5905
Grades: 9-12
| 1,203 students
Rank: #3232.
North Jackson Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
650 N. James M. Davis Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
(601) 987-3528
Grades: PK-5
| 579 students
Rank: #3333.
Kirksey Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
651 James M. Davis Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
(601) 987-8367
Grades: 6-8
| 320 students
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
Bates Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3180 Mcdowell Road Ext
Jackson, MS 39212
(601) 346-1412
Grades: K-5
| 315 students
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
John Hopkins Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
170 John Hopkins Road
Jackson, MS 39209
(601) 923-2540
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
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Hinds County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1900 North State St
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 960-5343
Grades: 9-12
| 411 students
2601 Ivanhoe Dr
Jackson, MS 39213
(601) 987-3507
Grades: 3-5
| 196 students
34175 Highway 18, 34175 Highwa
Utica, MS 39175
(601) 885-7083
Grades: 9-12
| 163 students
1253 Eastover Dr
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 984-8000
Grades: 1-12
| 23 students
1017 Robinson Street
Jackson, MS 39203
(601) 960-5304
Grades: PK-5
| 112 students

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