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Overview

School District NameHinds County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.hinds.k12.ms.us
School District Phone Number(601) 857-5222
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools11 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students5,798 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers369 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Hinds County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 85% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#75 out of 150 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hinds County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hinds 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hinds 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hinds County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.270.58
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students14 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students93 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
4%
# of Black Students4,918 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
85%
48%
# of White Students720 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
12%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students48 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:385,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:40236,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:42336,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:40636,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:40138,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:49239,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:45539,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:44035,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:44736,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:46935,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:47935,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:46034,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:41432,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:45331,047
# of Ungraded Students:197,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,080 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 $10,321 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$64 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hinds County   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$60 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Hinds County   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$11,080$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hinds County   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$10,321$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hinds County   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.

Hinds County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Carver Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    560 Port Gibson St.
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-5006

    Grades: 6-8 | 163 students
  • Raymond Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    417 Palestine Road
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-0213

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

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

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

    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
  • Raymond High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14050 Hwy 18
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-8016

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

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

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,203 student
  • Gary Road Elementary School
    7241 Gary Road
    Byram, MS 39272
    (601) 373-1319

    Grades: K-2 | 821 students
  • Hinds County Career/technical Center Vocational School
    14020 Hwy 18
    Raymond, MS 39154
    (601) 857-3678

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Main Street Alternative School Alternative School
    130 Champion Hill Rd
    Bolton, MS 39041
    (601) 866-2642

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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