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Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 31%

Clinton school information

IndexClintonMississippiNational
Average Test Scores42%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools989379,221
Total private schools220624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clinton are 14% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Clinton
  • 89.1% of people in Clinton have completed 8th grade
  • 88.6% of people in Clinton have completed high school
  • 39.8% of people in Clinton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clinton

      IndexClintonMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade89.1%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school88.6%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college73.3%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.7%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors39.8%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters17.3%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.3%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.7%0.9%1.3%

      Clinton, MS School Districts

      • Clinton Public School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Clinton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clinton, MS schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Clinton, MS, an average of 89.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Madison, MS25,47350%2%
      Flowood, MS8,53246%7%
      Pearl, MS26,34437%26%
      Florence, MS4,31336%28%
      Raymond, MS1,89731%37%
      Clinton, MS25,41142%14%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Memphis, AR25,41117%66%
      Cabot, AR25,40735%29%
      Melrose Park, IL25,42216%67%
      South Portland, ME25,39738%23%
      Ridgewood, NJ25,43077%56%
      Clinton, MS25,41142%14%
      Source: The Clinton, 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.