Top 10 Best Mississippi Magnet Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 16 magnet public schools serving 4,097 students in Mississippi.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Mississippi are Davis Magnet School, Hayes Cooper Center For Math Sc Tec and Nora Davis Magnet School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mississippi magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Best Mississippi Magnet Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Davis Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
750 N Congress Street
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 960-5333
Grades: K-5
| 266 students
Rank: #22.
Hayes Cooper Center For Math Sc Tec
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
500 Martin L. King
Merigold, MS 38759
(662) 748-2734
Grades: PK-6
| 322 students
Rank: #33.
Nora Davis Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1305 Martin Luther King Drive
Laurel, MS 39440
(601) 428-7782
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #44.
Bowmar Avenue School
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
912 Bowmar Avenue
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(601) 636-2486
Grades: K-6
| 386 students
Rank: #55.
Bell Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1016 Taylor Street
Boyle, MS 38730
(662) 843-4572
Grades: PK-6
| 366 students
Rank: #66.
Kirkpatrick Health /wellness
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Smith Street
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(662) 627-8588
Grades: PK-4
| 273 students
Rank: #77.
Robert Lewis Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1221 Martin Luther King Street
Natchez, MS 39120
(601) 445-2926
Grades: 6-8
| 390 students
Rank: #88.
Heidelberg School Math & Science
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Maple Ave.
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(662) 627-8577
Grades: PK-4
| 286 students
Rank: #99.
Booker T Washington Intern. Studies
Magnet School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
135 Washington Ave.
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(662) 627-8567
Grades: PK-4
| 270 students
Rank: #1010.
Williams School
Magnet School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2375 Oakley Road
Raymond, MS 39154
(601) 857-7640
Grades: 6-12
| 63 students
Rank: #1111.
Boyd Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 9% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4531 Broadmeadow Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
(601) 987-3504
Grades: 1-5
| 506 students
Rank: #1212.
Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
871 Ritchie Avenue
Clarksdale, MS 38614
(662) 627-8605
Grades: PK-4
| 346 students
Lakeside School
Magnet School
3550 Highway 468 West, Buildin
Whitfield, MS 39193
(601) 351-8024
Grades: 2-11
| 20 students
Middle School For Math And Science
Magnet School
5th Ave South And Mscw Dr
Columbus, MS 39701
(662) 329-7360
Grades: 11-12
| 234 students
Solomon Magnet School
Alternative School
Magnet School
556 Bowman Blvd.
Greenville, MS 38701
(662) 334-7050
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Stovall Sped Complex
Magnet School
967 Regional Center Drive
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 513-7739
Grades: Inquire with school
| 2 students

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