Avg. test scores 32%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 16%

Bay St. Louis school information

IndexBay St. LouisMississippiNational
Average Test Scores34%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools289379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bay St. Louis are 32% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Bay St. Louis
  • 85.7% of people in Bay St. Louis have completed 8th grade
  • 84.8% of people in Bay St. Louis have completed high school
  • 25.6% of people in Bay St. Louis have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bay St. Louis

      IndexBay St. LouisMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade85.7%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school84.8%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college62.2%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.7%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.6%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters8.5%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%0.9%1.3%

      Bay St. Louis, MS School Districts

      • Bay St. Louis School District
      • Hancock County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bay St. Louis. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bay St. Louis, MS schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Bay St. Louis, MS, an average of 85.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pass Christian, MS5,30248%2%
      DeLisle, MS1,20543%14%
      Long Beach, MS15,45037%24%
      Kiln, MS1,90334%31%
      Bay St. Louis, MS11,44834%32%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shiloh, PA11,44861%24%
      Haddonfield, NJ11,44462%26%
      Tarrytown, NY11,46037%25%
      Cocoa Beach, FL11,46678%59%
      Ocean City, NJ11,43042%15%
      Bay St. Louis, MS11,44834%32%
      Source: The Bay St. Louis, MS education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.