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  • Bay High School
  • 750 Blue Meadow Road, Bay St. Louis
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • North Bay Elementary School
  • 602 Pine St., Bay St. Louis
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Bay Waveland Middle School
  • 600 Pine St., Bay St. Louis
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 492
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • South Hancock Elementary School
  • 6590 Lakeshore Road, Bay St. Louis
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 650
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1

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
The Bay St. Louis, MS educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bay St. Louis public schools have average test scores of 34% which is 21% higher than than the Mississippi average and 32% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bay St. Louis public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.8% have completed high school, 25.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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%

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.

To customize your list of Bay St. Louis schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Bay St. Louis, MS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

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%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Shiloh, PA11,44861%24%
Haddonfield, NJ11,44462%26%
Tarrytown, NY11,46037%25%
Ocean City, NJ11,43042%15%
Accokeek, MD11,46628%43%
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.
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