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41%
  • Horn Lake High
  • 3360 Church Road, Horn Lake
  • DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,347
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
21%
  • Horn Lake Middle School
  • 6125 Hurt Road, Horn Lake
  • DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,088
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
20%
  • Horn Lake Intermediate School
  • 6585 Horn Lake Road, Horn Lake
  • DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 1,131
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
0%
  • Shadow Oaks Elementary School
  • 3780 Shadow Oaks Parkway, Horn Lake
  • DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 579
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Horn Lake Elementary
  • 6341 Ridgewood Rd, Horn Lake
  • DESOTO CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 595
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Horn Lake school information

IndexHorn LakeMississippiNational
Average Test Scores20%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools589379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
The Horn Lake, MS educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Horn Lake public schools have average test scores of 20% which is 27% lower than than the Mississippi average and 59% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Horn Lake public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 13.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Horn Lake

IndexHorn LakeMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade79.6%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college51.6%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.7%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.9%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.0%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%0.9%1.3%

Horn Lake, MS School Districts

DeSoto County School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Horn Lake. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Horn Lake, MS schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Horn Lake, MS, an average of 79.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Horn Lake 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 Horn Lake, MS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hernando, MS15,22757%16%
Olive Branch, MS35,50854%10%
Southaven, MS51,81639%20%
Memphis, TN655,85737%25%
Walls, MS1,32636%28%
Horn Lake, MS26,78520%59%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Paramus, NJ26,79544%11%
Wooster, OH26,77379%60%
Norco, CA26,80941%16%
Bristol, TN26,73458%19%
East St. Louis, IL26,7315%89%
Horn Lake, MS26,78520%59%
Source: The Horn Lake, 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.