Hinds County School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools in Hinds County School District, serving 3,992 students. Public elementary schools in Hinds County School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Mississippi public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 40% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi public elementary school average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Hinds County School District|
|School District Website||http://www.hinds.k12.ms.us|
|School District Phone Number||(601) 857-5222|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MS)|
|# of Schools||7 Schools||657 Schools|
|# of Students||3,992 Students||329,490 Students|
|# of Teachers||248 Teachers||20,424 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||16:1|
Hinds County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 148 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 Data||This School District||State Average (MS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#75 out of 150 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||3 Students||2,470 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||8 Students||3,314 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||73 Students||12,803 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||3,356 Students||155,741 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||508 Students||146,367 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||228 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||42 Students||8,567 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||38||4,977|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||402||35,473|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||423||36,605|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||406||36,620|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||401||38,169|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||492||39,092|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||455||39,023|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||440||35,974|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||447||25,426|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||469||24,937|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||2,132|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||2,079|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||1,978|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||1,877|
|# of Ungraded Students:||19||5,128|
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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MS)|
|Total Revenue||$64 MM||$22 MM|
|Spending||$60 MM||$21 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,080||$10,773|
|Revenue / Student||$10,321||$10,428|
Hinds County School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Carver Middle School 560 Port Gibson St.
Raymond, MS 39154
Grades: 6-8 | 163 students
- Raymond Elementary School 417 Palestine Road
Raymond, MS 39154
Grades: K-5 | 360 students
- Byram Middle School 2009 Byram Bulldog Blvd.
Terry, MS 39170
Grades: 6-8 | 921 students
- Gary Road Intermediate School 7255 Gary Road
Byram, MS 39272
Grades: 3-5 | 918 students
- Utica Elementary / Middle School 260 Hwy 18 & 27
Utica, MS 39175
Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
- Bolton-edwards Elem./middle School 9700 I-20 West
Bolton, MS 39041
Grades: PK-8 | 458 students
- Gary Road Elementary School7241 Gary Road
Byram, MS 39272
Grades: K-2 | 821 students
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