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For the 2021 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 Bowmar Avenue 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 39% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 39% 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).

Top Mississippi Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | 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: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    500 Martin L. King
    Merigold, MS 38759
    (662) 748-2734

    Grades: PK-6 | 322 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bowmar Avenue School Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    912 Bowmar Avenue
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 636-2486

    Grades: K-6 | 386 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Bell Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1016 Taylor Street
    Boyle, MS 38730
    (662) 843-4572

    Grades: PK-6 | 366 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Nora Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1305 Martin Luther King Drive
    Laurel, MS 39440
    (601) 428-7782

    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Kirkpatrick Health /wellness Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | 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: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    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: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Maple Ave.
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662) 627-8577

    Grades: PK-4 | 286 students
  • Rank: #99.
    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: #1010.
    Booker T Washington Intern. Studies Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    135 Washington Ave.
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662) 627-8567

    Grades: PK-4 | 270 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Boyd Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
    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: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    871 Ritchie Avenue
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662) 627-8605

    Grades: PK-4 | 346 students
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Lakeside School Magnet School
    3550 Highway 468 West, Buildin
    Whitfield, MS 39193
    (601) 351-8024

    Grades: 2-11 | 20 students
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    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
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Solomon Magnet School Alternative School
    Magnet School
    556 Bowman Blvd.
    Greenville, MS 38701
    (662) 334-7050

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    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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