Hinds County School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public middle schools in Hinds County School District, serving 1,893 students. Public middle schools in Hinds County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Mississippi public middle school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 36% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public middle school average of 50% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Mississippi public middle school average of 14:1.
|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||4 Schools||292 Schools|
|# of Students||1,893 Students||146,637 Students|
|# of Teachers||132 Teachers||10,183 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||14:1|
Hinds County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 147 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||2 Students||1,472 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||5 Students||1,167 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||38 Students||4,695 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1,641 Students||63,063 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||188 Students||73,681 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||60 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||19 Students||2,499 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||38||455|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||77||3,784|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||88||3,640|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||79||3,600|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||85||3,680|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||82||4,512|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||88||7,809|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||440||24,333|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||447||36,060|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||469||35,800|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||5,731|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||5,212|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||5,092|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||4,918|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||2,011|
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 Middle 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
- Byram Middle School 2009 Byram Bulldog Blvd.
Terry, MS 39170
Grades: 6-8 | 921 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
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