Top 5 Best Holmes County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,641 students in Holmes County, MS. Holmes County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Holmes County, MS are Goodman Pickens Elementary School, Williams-sullivan Middle School and S V Marshall Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Holmes County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 41% statewide average). Schools in Holmes County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Best Holmes County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Goodman Pickens Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3877 Highway 51 South
Goodman, MS 39079
(662) 468-2116
Grades: K-5
| 182 students
Rank: #22.
Williams-sullivan Middle School
Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
14494 Highway 51
Durant, MS 39063
(662) 653-6262
Grades: 6-8
| 307 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
S V Marshall Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
12572 Highway 12
Tchula, MS 39169
(662) 235-5226
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
William Dean Jr. Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
96 Rockport Road
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-3003
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #55.
Durant Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
65 West Madison Street
Durant, MS 39063
(662) 653-3176
Grades: PK-5
| 275 students
Rank: #66.
Holmes County Central High School
Math: 8% | Reading: 6%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9749 Brozville Road
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-2172
Grades: 9-12
| 742 students
Rank: n/an/a
Graduates Within Reach Academy
Alternative School
32 School Street
Tchula, MS 39169
(662) 235-5637
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Holmes Co Career Technical Center
Vocational School
77 Kickernick Street
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-3052
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
12572 Highway 12
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 235-5226
Grades: 6-8
| 436 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Holmes County, MS

Holmes County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
65 West Madison Street
Durant, MS 39063
(662) 653-3429
Grades: K-12
| 474 students
77 Kickernick Street
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-3052
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
32 School Street
Tchula, MS 39169
(662) 235-5637
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
9479 Brozville Road, P. O. Box
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-0875
Grades: 6-8
| 337 students
209 Pine Street
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-1333
Grades: PK-5
| 679 students
147 Headstart Road
Tchula, MS 39169
(662) 235-5026
Grades: 6-8
| 184 students
12572 Highway 12
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 235-5113
Grades: 9-12
| 245 students
96 Rockport Road
Lexington, MS 39095
(662) 834-3003
Grades: PK-5
| 596 students
14494 Highway 51
Durant, MS 39063
(662) 653-6262
Grades: PK-8
| 305 students
14494 Highway 51 South
Durant, MS 39063
(662) 653-6262
Grades: 9-12
| 204 students

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