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For the 2021 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 Eastside Elementary 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 27% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 39% 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).

Top Hinds County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | 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: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1120 Riverside Drive
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5387

    Grades: 4-5 | 138 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Eastside Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    453 Arrow Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-7261

    Grades: 4-5 | 846 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Northside Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    451 Arrow Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-7531

    Grades: 2-3 | 846 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Lovett Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2002 W. Northside Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-5664

    Grades: 6 | 415 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Bailey Middle Apac School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1900 N State Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5343

    Grades: 6-8 | 387 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Casey Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2101 Lake Circle
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601) 987-3510

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Key Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    699 W. Mcdowell Road
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601) 371-4333

    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Clinton Junior Hi School Math: 55% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    711 Lakeview Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-0619

    Grades: 7-8 | 865 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Northwest Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7020 Highway 49 N
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601) 987-3609

    Grades: 6-8 | 388 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Mcwillie Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4851 Mcwillie Circle
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601) 987-3709

    Grades: PK-6 | 432 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Carver Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    560 Port Gibson St.
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-5006

    Grades: 6-8 | 163 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Lake Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    472 Mt Vernon Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601) 960-5308

    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Clinton High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    401 Arrow Drive
    Clinton, MS 39056
    (601) 924-5656

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,125 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Clausell Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3330 Harley Street
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601) 960-5319

    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Raines Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    156 Flag Chapel Road
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601) 923-2544

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Spann Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1615 Brecon Drive
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601) 987-3532

    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Raymond Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    417 Palestine Road
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-0213

    Grades: K-5 | 360 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Byram Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2009 Byram Bulldog Blvd.
    Terry, MS 39170
    (601) 372-4597

    Grades: 6-8 | 921 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Gary Road Intermediate School Math: 36% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7255 Gary Road
    Byram, MS 39272
    (601) 372-8150

    Grades: 3-5 | 918 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Utica Elementary / Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    260 Hwy 18 & 27
    Utica, MS 39175
    (601) 885-8765

    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Lester Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2350 Oakhurst Drive
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601) 371-4339

    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Raymond High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14050 Hwy 18
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-8016

    Grades: 9-12 | 603 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Bolton-edwards Elem./middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9700 I-20 West
    Bolton, MS 39041
    (601) 866-2522

    Grades: PK-8 | 458 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Terry High School Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    235 W Beasley Street
    Terry, MS 39170
    (601) 878-5905

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,203 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Walton Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3200 Bailey Avenue Extension
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601) 987-3591

    Grades: PK-5 | 400 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Reimagine Prep Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    309 W Mcdowell Rd
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601) 941-0844

    Grades: 5-7 | 413 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Pecan Park Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    415 Claiborne Avenue
    Jackson, MS 39209
    (601) 960-5444

    Grades: PK-5 | 465 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Baker Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 East Santa Clair Street
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601) 371-4327

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Murrah High School Math: 3% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 Murrah Drive
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5380

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,367 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Kirksey Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    651 James M. Davis Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601) 987-8367

    Grades: 6-8 | 320 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    George Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1020 Hunter Street
    Jackson, MS 39204
    (601) 960-5339

    Grades: PK-5 | 135 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Bates Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3180 Mcdowell Road Ext
    Jackson, MS 39212
    (601) 346-1412

    Grades: K-5 | 315 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Brown Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    146 E Ash Street
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 960-5326

    Grades: PK-5 | 190 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Dawson Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4215 Sunset Drive
    Jackson, MS 39213
    (601) 987-3513

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Show 54 more public schools in Hinds County, MS (out of 89 total schools)
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