Hattiesburg, MS
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Hattiesburg Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Hattiesburg


Forrest County School District Details

Forrest County School District
400 Forrest Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39403

2,421 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Forrest County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dixie Attendance Center School
790 Elks Lake Road
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
KG-08
Earl Travillion Attendance Center School
316 Travillion Drive
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
KG-08
North Forrest Attendance Center School
702 Eatonville Road
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
KG-06
North Forrest High School
693 Eatonville Road
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
07-12
Rawls Springs Attendance Center School
10 Archie Smith Road
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
KG-06
South Forrest Attendance Center School
8 Burborne Street
Brooklyn, MS, 39425
KG-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.7% 46.0%
Black 43.6% 49.4%
Hispanic 3.3% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.6% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.3% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,797 $11,594,349 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $368 $889,456 3.9%
Staff $533 $1,288,261 5.6%
General Administration $505 $1,220,585 5.3%
School Administration $543 $1,312,431 5.7%
Operation $758 $1,832,086 7.9%
Transportation $563 $1,360,771 5.9%
Other $181 $437,477 1.9%
Total Support $3,451 $8,341,067 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,315 $3,178,355 13.7%
Total Expenditures $9,563 $23,113,771 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,564 $2,201,569,426 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $400 $193,040,303 4.5%
Staff $386 $186,424,288 4.3%
General Administration $254 $122,567,030 2.8%
School Administration $491 $236,665,075 5.5%
Operation $897 $432,783,886 10.0%
Transportation $412 $198,883,330 4.6%
Other $202 $97,421,664 2.3%
Total Support $3,043 $1,467,848,840 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,333 $642,864,520 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,939 $4,312,257,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Hattiesburg Public School Dist School District Details

Hattiesburg Public School Dist School District
301 Mamie St
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

4,517 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Hattiesburg Public School Dist School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Grace Christian Elementary School
2207 W 7 Th Street
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
PK-05
Hattiesburg High School
301 Hutchinson Ave
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
09-12
Hawkins Elementary School
526 Forrest Street
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
PK-05
Lillie Burney Steam Academy School
901 Ida Avenue
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
06-06
Mary Bethune Alternative School
610 Dumas Ave
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
04-12
N R Burger Middle School
174 Wsf Tatum Drive
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
07-08
Rowan Elementary School
500 Martin Luther King Drive
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
PK-05
Thames Elementary School
2900 Jamestown Road
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
PK-05
Woodley Elementary School
2006 O Ferrell St
Hattiesburg, MS, 39401
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 4.5% 46.0%
Black 90.8% 49.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,556 $25,290,912 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $520 $2,367,040 4.5%
Staff $761 $3,464,072 6.6%
General Administration $313 $1,424,776 2.7%
School Administration $558 $2,540,016 4.9%
Operation $1,208 $5,498,816 10.5%
Transportation $346 $1,574,992 3.0%
Other $475 $2,162,200 4.1%
Total Support $4,181 $19,031,912 36.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,761 $8,016,072 15.3%
Total Expenditures $11,498 $52,338,896 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,564 $2,201,569,426 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $400 $193,040,303 4.5%
Staff $386 $186,424,288 4.3%
General Administration $254 $122,567,030 2.8%
School Administration $491 $236,665,075 5.5%
Operation $897 $432,783,886 10.0%
Transportation $412 $198,883,330 4.6%
Other $202 $97,421,664 2.3%
Total Support $3,043 $1,467,848,840 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,333 $642,864,520 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,939 $4,312,257,503 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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