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  • Wesson Attendance Center
  • 1048 Grove Street, Wesson
  • COPIAH CO SCHOOL DIST
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,052
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Wesson school information

IndexWessonMississippiNational
Average Test Scores30%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools189379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963
The Wesson, MS educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Wesson public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 6% higher than than the Mississippi average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wesson public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Mississippi and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.6% have completed high school, 22.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Wesson

IndexWessonMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade78.2%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school76.6%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college50.8%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.0%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.4%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.8%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%0.9%1.3%

Wesson, MS School Districts

Copiah County School District

There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Wesson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wesson, MS schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Wesson, MS, an average of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.6% have completed high school.

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Brookhaven, MS12,41821%56%
Hazlehurst, MS3,9276%88%
Wesson, MS2,29530%40%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Marionville, MO2,29658%18%
Brewster, NY2,29461%25%
De Leon, TX2,29678%58%
Dillingham, AK2,29617%65%
Creston, OH2,29788%79%
Wesson, MS2,29530%40%
Source: The Wesson, 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.