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62%
  • Oak Grove High School
  • 5198 Old Highway 11, Hattiesburg
  • LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,728
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
44%
  • Oak Grove Upper Elementary
  • 1760 Old Hwy. 24, Hattiesburg
  • LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 649
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Oak Grove Middle School
  • 2543 Old Highway 24, Hattiesburg
  • LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,334
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
40%
  • North Forrest High School
  • 693 Eatonville Road, Hattiesburg
  • FORREST COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1
38%
  • Oak Grove Lower Elementary
  • 1762 Old Highway 24, Hattiesburg
  • LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 2 - 3 · Students: 700
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Woodley Elementary School
  • 2006 O Ferrell St, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 352
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
29%
  • Dixie Attendance Center
  • 790 Elks Lake Road, Hattiesburg
  • FORREST COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 557
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
29%
  • Thames Elementary School
  • 2900 Jamestown Road, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 703
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
22%
  • North Forrest Attendance Center
  • 702 Eatonville Road, Hattiesburg
  • FORREST COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 309
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
22%
  • Hattiesburg High School
  • 301 Hutchinson Ave, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,100
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
19%
  • N R Burger Middle School
  • 174 Wsf Tatum Drive, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 622
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
17%
  • Hawkins Elementary School
  • 526 Forrest Street, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 362
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
15%
  • Grace Christian Elementary School
  • 2207 W 7th Street, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
11%
  • Rowan Elementary School
  • 500 Martin Luther King Drive, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 442
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
8%
  • Earl Travillion Attendance Center
  • 316 Travillion Drive, Hattiesburg
  • FORREST COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 7 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Mary Bethune Alternative
  • 610 Dumas Ave, Hattiesburg
  • HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 4 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Oak Grove Primary
  • 70 Leaf Lane, Hattiesburg
  • LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 1 · Students: 743
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
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Hattiesburg school information

IndexHattiesburgMississippiNational
Average Test Scores28%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools2189379,221
Total private schools620624,874
Total post-secondary schools6687,963
The Hattiesburg, MS educational system consists of 21 public schools, 6 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools. Hattiesburg public schools have average test scores of 28% which is 2% higher than than the Mississippi average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hattiesburg public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.2% have completed high school, 30.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Hattiesburg

IndexHattiesburgMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade82.5%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school81.2%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college62.2%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.4%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.9%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.4%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%0.9%1.3%

There are a total of 21 public schools, 6 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Hattiesburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hattiesburg, MS schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Hattiesburg, MS, an average of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg, MS schools.

Source: The Hattiesburg, 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.