Private Schools in Harrison County, Mississippi

There are 12 Private Schools in Harrison County, Mississippi, serving a population of 200,491 people in an area of 574 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 16,707 people, and 1 Private School per 47 square miles.

In Mississippi, Harrison County is ranked 42nd of 82 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 2nd of 82 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Harrison County Private Schools

Find Harrison County, Mississippi private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Cedar Lake Christian Academy 11555 Cedar Lake Road Biloxi, MS

Christian Collegiate Academy 12200 Dedeaux Road Gulfport, MS

Coast Episcopal School 5065 Espy Avenue Long Beach, MS

Gulf Oaks Therapeutic Day School 180 Debuys Road Biloxi, MS

Nativity BVM School 1046 Beach Boulevard Biloxi, MS

Our Lady of Fatima School 320 Jim Money Road Biloxi, MS

Sacred Heart Elementary School 10482 Lemoyne Boulevard D'Iberville, MS

St James School 603 West Avenue Gulfport, MS

St. Patrick Catholic High School 18300 Saint Patrick Road Biloxi, MS

St. Vincent De Paul Catholic School 5557 Daugherty Road Long Beach, MS

Temple Christian Academy 14190 Dedeaux Road Gulfport, MS

Westminster Academy 5003 Lawson Avenue Gulfport, MS

About Harrison County Private Schools

Harrison County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Harrison County, MS. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Mississippi Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Mississippi State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Harrison County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Harrison County private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Harrison County private school test scores

Harrison County Private School Statistics

Find Harrison County Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Harrison County Private School Enrollment
 Harrison CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment85014,493
Kindergarten Enrollment269 (11.1%)6,202 (13.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,053 (9.2%)18,071 (10.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)960 (9.3%)19,098 (11.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,033 (10.6%)18,701 (11.6%)
Harrison County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Harrison CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education6,074 (4.6%)109,885 (5.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)11,026 (8.4%)215,393 (11.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)38,467 (29.2%)594,140 (30.4%)