Mound Bayou school information

IndexMound BayouMississippiNational
Average Test Scores34%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools289379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
The Mound Bayou, MS educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mound Bayou 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 Mound Bayou public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 75.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.9% have completed high school, 21.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Mound Bayou are 32% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Mound Bayou.
  • 75.4% of people in Mound Bayou have completed 8th grade.
  • 71.9% of people in Mound Bayou have completed high school.
  • 21.2% of people in Mound Bayou have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Mound Bayou

IndexMound BayouMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade75.4%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school71.9%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college49.8%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.7%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.2%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.4%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%0.9%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Mound Bayou (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Boyle, MS99122%55%
Cleveland, MS12,34615%69%
Shelby, MS2,40114%73%
Ruleville, MS2,84112%75%
Drew, MS2,04410%79%
Mound Bayou, MS1,71134%32%

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Hawthorne, FL1,71140%18%
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Mound Bayou, MS1,71134%32%
Source: The Mound Bayou, 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.