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36%
  • Raleigh High School
  • 491 Magnolia Dr, Raleigh
  • SMITH CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 548
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
33%
  • Raleigh Elementary School
  • 201 White Oak Ave., Raleigh
  • SMITH CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 724
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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  • Smith County Career Center
  • 469 Magnolia Drive, Raleigh
  • SMITH CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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  • Community Learning Center
  • P O Box 308, Raleigh
  • SMITH CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: 3 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Raleigh school information

IndexRaleighMississippiNational
Average Test Scores35%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools489379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
The Raleigh, MS educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Raleigh public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 24% higher than than the Mississippi average and 30% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Raleigh public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 67.8% have completed high school, 12.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Raleigh

IndexRaleighMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade72.2%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school67.8%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college37.8%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.3%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.5%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.2%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

Raleigh, MS School Districts

Smith County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Raleigh. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Raleigh, MS schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Raleigh, MS, an average of 72.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Raleigh 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 Raleigh, MS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mize, MS22139%22%
Puckett, MS35334%31%
Taylorsville, MS1,53431%37%
Bay Springs, MS1,61327%45%
Magee, MS4,38321%58%
Raleigh, MS1,53635%30%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Marsing, ID1,53639%22%
Waterville, NY1,53660%21%
New Middletown, OH1,53690%83%
Mediapolis, IA1,53687%77%
Middleburgh, NY1,53546%7%
Raleigh, MS1,53635%30%
Source: The Raleigh, 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.