Hinds County School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public preschools in Hinds County School District, serving 809 students. Public preschools in Hinds County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Mississippi public pre school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 36% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public preschool average of 64% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Mississippi public preschool 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||2 Schools||185 Schools|
|# of Students||809 Students||83,977 Students|
|# of Teachers||58 Teachers||5,199 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||16:1|
Hinds County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 68 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||n/a||240 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||501 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||20 Students||2,812 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||720 Students||48,903 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||57 Students||29,868 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||50 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||11 Students||1,603 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||38||5,670|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||77||15,199|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||88||14,158|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||79||12,509|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||85||10,361|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||82||9,702|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||88||7,831|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||96||2,846|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||90||1,019|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||86||950|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||634|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||582|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||526|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||542|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||1,448|
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|
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