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68%
  • Bayou View Elementary School
  • 4898 Washington Avenue, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 696
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
60%
  • West Harrison High School
  • 10399 County Farm Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,017
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Harrison Central High School
  • 15600 School Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,554
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
43%
  • Bayou View Middle School
  • 212 43rd Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 863
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
43%
  • Anniston Avenue Elementary School
  • 2314 Jones Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 748
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
42%
  • Pass Road Elementary School
  • 37 Pass Road, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 439
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
37%
  • Lyman Elementary School
  • 14222 Old Highway 49, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 583
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • Bel Aire Elementary School
  • 10531 Klein Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 653
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • West Elementary School
  • 4051 15th Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
33%
  • Gulfport High School
  • 100 Perry Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,555
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Harrison Central Elementary
  • 15451 Dedeaux Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 3 · Students: 678
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
29%
  • Crossroads Elementary School
  • 10453 Klein Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 566
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
28%
  • River Oaks Elementary School
  • 14111 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
26%
  • Lizana Elementary School
  • 15341 Lizana School Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 485
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
25%
  • Gulfport Central Middle School
  • 1310 42nd Avenue, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 627
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
25%
  • North Gulfport 7th Grade
  • 4715 Illinois Avenue, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 7 - 7 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
25%
  • Three Rivers Elementary
  • 13500 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 681
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
24%
  • Orange Grove Elementary
  • 11391 Old Highway 49, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 383
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
24%
  • North Gulfport 8th Grade
  • 4715 Illinois Avenue, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 8 - 8 · Students: 498
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
23%
  • Twenty Eighth St Elementary
  • 3034 46th Avenue, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 455
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Gaston Point Elementary School
  • 1526 Mill Avenue, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 262
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
17%
  • Central Elementary
  • 1043 Pass Road, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 427
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
n/a
  • The Learning Center
  • 1215 Church Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 3 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Harrison Co Voc Complex
  • 15600 School Road, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Roger Amos Mcmurtry School
  • 14426 James Bond Road, Gulfport
  • ROGER AMOS MCMURTRY ADM
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 45
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
n/a
  • Harrison County Alternative School
  • 11072 Highway 49, Gulfport
  • HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Gulfport Vocational Annex
  • 100 Perry Street, Gulfport
  • GULFPORT SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Gulfport school information

IndexGulfportMississippiNational
Average Test Scores36%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools2489379,221
Total private schools720624,874
Total post-secondary schools5687,963
The Gulfport, MS educational system consists of 24 public schools, 7 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools. Gulfport public schools have average test scores of 36% which is 28% higher than than the Mississippi average and 28% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gulfport public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 21.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gulfport

IndexGulfportMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade79.7%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college55.6%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.5%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.6%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.5%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%0.9%1.3%

There are a total of 24 public schools, 7 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Gulfport. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gulfport, MS schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Gulfport, MS, an average of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Gulfport 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 Gulfport, MS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pass Christian, MS5,30248%2%
D'Iberville, MS10,82946%6%
Biloxi, MS45,27144%10%
DeLisle, MS1,20543%14%
Long Beach, MS15,45037%24%
Gulfport, MS71,26536%28%

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Lafayette, IN71,24967%37%
Lynwood, CA71,23324%51%
Turlock, CA71,16631%37%
Pawtucket, RI71,38920%58%
Temple, TX71,13865%33%
Gulfport, MS71,26536%28%
Source: The Gulfport, 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.