Pearl school information

Average Test Scores37%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools589379,221
Total private schools320624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963
The Pearl, MS educational system consists of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Pearl public schools have average test scores of 37% which is 32% higher than than the Mississippi average and 26% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pearl public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.0% have completed high school, 18.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Pearl are 26% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Pearl.
  • 82.2% of people in Pearl have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.0% of people in Pearl have completed high school.
  • 18.7% of people in Pearl have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Pearl

Completed 8th grade82.2%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school81.0%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college55.7%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.9%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.7%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.3%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%0.9%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison, MS25,47350%2%
Flowood, MS8,53246%7%
Brandon, MS23,18644%10%
Clinton, MS25,41142%14%
Florence, MS4,31336%28%
Pearl, MS26,34437%26%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Independence, KY26,31759%21%
Edgewood, MD26,30338%23%
Greenville, TX26,30363%29%
Timberwood Park, TX26,38889%80%
Wethersfield, CT26,39650%2%
Pearl, MS26,34437%26%
Source: The Pearl, 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.