Public Schools in Holmes County, Mississippi

There are 14 Public Schools in Holmes County, Mississippi, serving a population of 18,267 people in an area of 757 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,304 people, and 1 Public School per 54 square miles.

In Mississippi, Holmes County is ranked 11th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 47th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Holmes County Public Schools

Find Holmes County, Mississippi public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

Durant Public School 65 West Madison Street Durant, MS

Goodman Pickens Elementary School 3877 U.s. 51 Goodman, MS

Holmes County Career Technical Center 77 Kickernick Street Lexington, MS

Holmes County Central High School 9749 Brozville Road Lexington, MS

Holmes Learning Center 32 School Street Tchula, MS

J J McClain Middle School 9479 Brozville Road Lexington, MS

JJ Mc Clain High School 9479 Brozville Road Lexington, MS

Lexington Elementary School 209 Pine Street Lexington, MS

Mileston Middle School 147 Head Start Road Tchula, MS

S V Marshall Elementary School 12572 Mississippi 12 Lexington, MS

S V Marshall High School 12572 Route 12 Lexington, MS

William Dean Jr. Elementary School 96 Rockport Road Lexington, MS

Williams Sullivan High School 14494 Highway 51 Durant, MS

Williams-Sullivan Elementary 14494 U.s. 51 Durant, MS

About Holmes County Public Schools

Holmes County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Holmes County, MS. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Mississippi, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Holmes County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Holmes County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Holmes County Public School Statistics

Find Holmes County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Holmes County Public School Enrollment
 Holmes CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment415 (100.0%)33,132 (68.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment241 (90.3%)37,802 (85.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,106 (95.3%)147,515 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)969 (87.8%)143,791 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)944 (91.2%)143,806 (88.4%)
Holmes County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Holmes CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education1,195 (10.7%)105,815 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,581 (14.2%)210,530 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,589 (41.2%)596,564 (30.3%)