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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 23 public schools in Meridian, MS, serving 10,515 students.
  • Meridian, MS public school have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 35% statewide average). Schools in Meridian have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Mississippi public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Meridian, MS are Clarkdale High School, West Lauderdale Elementary School and Clarkdale Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Top Meridian, MS Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Clarkdale Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7000 Highway 145
    Meridian, MS 39031
    (601)693-4463

    Grades: K-4 | 383 students
  • Clarkdale High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7000 Highway 145
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)693-4463

    Grades: 9-12 | 293 students
  • Clarkdale Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7000 Highway 145
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)693-4463

    Grades: 5-8 | 362 students
  • Crestwood Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    730 Crestwood Dr.
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)482-0395

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • George Washington Carver Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    900 44th Avenue
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)484-4484

    Grades: 6-8 | 331 students
  • Lauderdale County Educational & Skills Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    915 Hwy 19 North
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)581-3518

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Magnolia Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1350 24th Street
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)484-4064

    Grades: 6-8 | 306 students
  • Marion Park Complex Alternative School
    2815 25th St.
    Meridian, MS 39302
    (601)484-5166

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Meridian High School Math: 4% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2320 32nd Street
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)485-3848

    Grades: 9-12 | 1435 students
  • Northeast Lauderdale Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Top 50%
    6750 Newell Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)485-4882

    Grades: K-4 | 723 students
  • Northeast Lauderdale High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 30%
    702 Briarwood Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)679-8523

    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
  • Northeast Lauderdale Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7763 Highway 39 North
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)483-3532

    Grades: 5-8 | 667 students
  • Northwest Junior High School Math: 27% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4400 32nd Street
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)484-4099

    Grades: 6-8 | 461 students
  • Oakland Heights Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    601 59th Ave
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)482-3541

    Grades: PK-5 | 485 students
  • Parkview Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1225 26th Street
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)484-3616

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Poplar Springs Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4101 27th Avenue
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)484-4455

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Ross Collins Vocational Center Vocational School
    2640 24th Ave
    Meridian, MS 39302
    (601)483-3331

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Southeast Lauderdale Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2362 A Long Creek Road
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)486-2500

    Grades: K-4 | 508 students
  • Southeast Lauderdale High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2362 Longcreek Raod
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)483-5501

    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
  • Southeast Lauderdale Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2535 Old Highway 19 S.e.
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)485-5751

    Grades: 5-8 | 407 students
  • T J Harris Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3951 12th Street
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)482-1683

    Grades: PK-5 | 609 students
  • West Hills Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4100 32nd Street
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)484-4474

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • West Lauderdale Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 20%
    10350 Highway 495
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)737-2279

    Grades: K-4 | 709 students
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