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Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 28%
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Ocean Springs school information

IndexOcean SpringsMississippiNational
Average Test Scores61%41%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools989379,221
Total private schools420624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ocean Springs are 27% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Ocean Springs
  • 90.4% of people in Ocean Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 89.5% of people in Ocean Springs have completed high school
  • 38.8% of people in Ocean Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ocean Springs

      IndexOcean SpringsMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade90.4%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school89.5%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college71.2%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.8%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.8%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters17.0%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.8%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%0.9%1.3%

      Ocean Springs, MS School Districts

      • Ocean Springs School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ocean Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ocean Springs, MS schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Ocean Springs, MS, an average of 90.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Biloxi, MS45,27163%30.5%
      D'Iberville, MS10,82962%28.3%
      Vancleave, MS5,38057%17.4%
      Gautier, MS18,54147%2.8%
      Ocean Springs, MS17,54761%27.3%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Palos Hills, IL17,54553%9.6%
      Highland, UT17,54462%27.8%
      Colonial Heights, VA17,55478%62.3%
      Bay City, TX17,55835%26.6%
      Cocoa, FL17,55849%2.6%
      Ocean Springs, MS17,54761%27.3%
      Source: The Ocean Springs, 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.