South Hancock Elementary School
South Hancock Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
South Hancock Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||595 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
South Hancock Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Hancock Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (MS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#470 out of 825 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Hancock County School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to South Hancock Elementary School is Bay High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bay Waveland Middle School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waveland Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Waveland Waveland Elementary School Grades: K-2 | 423 students
1101 St Joseph Street
Waveland, MS 39576
(228) 467-6630 4.7 K-2 423
- Bay Saint Louis Bay High School Grades: 9-12 | 543 students
750 Blue Meadow Road
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
(228) 467-6611 7 9-12 543
- Bay Saint Louis Bay Waveland Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
600 Pine St.
Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
(228) 463-0315 7.1 6-8 439
- Kiln Hancock Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 1,088 student
7070 Stennis Airport Drive
Kiln, MS 39556
(228) 467-1889 7.4 6-8 1,088
I love my school and I've been here since 2015 and I really think there should be a student council.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Dominick
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