Moss Point Separate School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,915 students in Moss Point Separate School District. Moss Point Separate School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Moss Point Separate School District are Moss Point High School, Magnolia Middle School and Moss Point Escatawpa Upper Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Moss Point Separate School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameMoss Point Separate School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mosspointschools.org/
School District Phone Number(228) 475-4558
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools6 Schools1,067 Schools
# of Students1,915 Students480,606 Students
# of Teachers140 Teachers31,208 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

Moss Point Separate School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#126 out of 150 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Moss Point Separate   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Moss Point Separate   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Moss Point Separate   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75-79%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Moss Point Separate   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.420.58
# of American Indian Students2 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students4 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students78 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
4%
# of Black Students1,413 Students232,056 Students
% Black Students
74%
48%
# of White Students383 Students211,366 Students
% White Students
20%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students33 Students10,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:295,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:12436,253
# of Students in 1st Grade:13436,587
# of Students in 2nd Grade:12636,610
# of Students in 3rd Grade:15338,135
# of Students in 4th Grade:14539,071
# of Students in 5th Grade:14739,005
# of Students in 6th Grade:14535,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:17036,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:14235,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:17535,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:14234,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:14432,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:12631,047
# of Ungraded Students:137,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,099 is higher than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,595 is higher than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$25 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Moss Point Separate   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$26 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Moss Point Separate   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,099$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Moss Point Separate   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,595$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Moss Point Separate   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Moss Point Separate School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Moss Point High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4913 Weems Street
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 475-5721

    Grades: 9-12 | 596 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Magnolia Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4630 Magnolia St.
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 475-1429

    Grades: 6-8 | 457 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Moss Point Escatawpa Upper Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4208 Jamestown Road
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 474-3300

    Grades: 3-5 | 445 students
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Moss Point Alternative School Alternative School
    3524 Prentiss Ave.
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 475-3543

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.
    Moss Point Career & Technical Educa Vocational School
    4924 Church Street
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 474-1455

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-64.-6.6312 Martin Luther King Drive
    Moss Point, MS 39563
    (228) 475-3719

    Grades: PK-2 | 417 students
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