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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,961 students in Indianola, MS. Indianola has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Indianola, MS are Robert L Merritt Junior High School, Carver Elementary School and Gentry High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Indianola, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Indianola have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Indianola, MS Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Robert L Merritt Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    705 Kinlock Road
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1270

    Grades: 7-9 | 433 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Carver Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    404 Jefferson Street
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1250

    Grades: 3-6 | 615 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Gentry High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 B.b. King
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1240

    Grades: 10-12 | 499 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Indianola Academic Achievement Alternative School
    300 Jefferson Street
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1278

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Indianola Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    801 B.b. King Road
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-6000

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.302 College Avenue
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1260

    Grades: K-2 | 414 students
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