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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 5,354 students in Monroe County, MS. Monroe County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County, MS are Amory High School, Aberdeen Elementary School and Smithville High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Monroe County, MS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Monroe County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Mississippi public schools.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Monroe County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Amory High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1006 Sam Haskell Circle
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-5753

    Grades: 9-12 | 480 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Aberdeen Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    508 W. Commerce St
    Aberdeen, MS 39730
    (662) 369-4782

    Grades: PK-3 | 379 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Smithville High School Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    60017 Hwy 23
    Smithville, MS 38870
    (662) 651-4276

    Grades: PK-12 | 528 students
  • Rank: #44.
    East Amory School Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    305 Easthaven Drive
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-7191

    Grades: 3-5 | 397 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Hamilton High School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    40201 Hamilton Road
    Hamilton, MS 39746
    (662) 343-8307

    Grades: PK-12 | 646 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Amory Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    700 2nd Avenue North
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-5658

    Grades: 6-8 | 399 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Nettleton Junior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    179 Mullen Ave
    Nettleton, MS 38858
    (662) 963-7400

    Grades: 7-8 | 206 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Hatley High School Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    60286 Hatley Road
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-4563

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,089 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Aberdeen High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    205 Hwy 145 North
    Aberdeen, MS 39730
    (662) 369-8933

    Grades: 9-12 | 303 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Belle Shivers Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    518 West Vine Street
    Aberdeen, MS 39730
    (662) 369-2649

    Grades: 4-8 | 540 students
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Amory Career Technical Center Vocational School
    1006 Sam Haskell Circle
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-7601

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Monroe County Advanced Learning Center Alternative School
    52251 Highway 25 South
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-2495

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Monroe County Vocational Technical Vocational School
    50057 Airport Road
    Aberdeen, MS 39730
    (662) 369-7845

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    West Amory School
    704 111th Street
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-2601

    Grades: PK-2 | 387 students
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