Public Schools in Leake County, Mississippi

There are 10 Public Schools in Leake County, Mississippi, serving a population of 22,936 people in an area of 583 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,293 people, and 1 Public School per 58 square miles.

In Mississippi, Leake County is ranked 49th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 48th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Leake County Public Schools

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

Edinburg Elementary School 673 Mars Hill Road Carthage, MS

Leake Central Elementary School 603 Mississippi 16 Carthage, MS

Leake Central High School 704 North Jordan Street Carthage, MS

Leake Central Junior High 801 Martin Luther King Drive Carthage, MS

Leake County Career & Technical Center 703 North West Street Carthage, MS

Leake County Elementary School 1280 School Street Walnut Grove, MS

Leake County High School 220 Spruce Street Walnut Grove, MS

Red Water Elementary School 555 Bureau of Indian Affairs Route 26 Carthage, MS

Standing Pine Elementary School 538 Mississippi 487 Carthage, MS

Thomastown Elementary School 7100 Highway 429 Carthage, MS

About Leake County Public Schools

Leake 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 Leake 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:
  • Leake County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Leake County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Leake County Public School Statistics

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

Leake County Public School Enrollment
 Leake CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment244 (69.7%)33,132 (68.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment217 (72.8%)37,802 (85.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,363 (87.4%)147,515 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)998 (87.2%)143,791 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,355 (84.3%)143,806 (88.4%)
Leake County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Leake CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education1,213 (8.3%)105,815 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,123 (14.4%)210,530 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,379 (36.6%)596,564 (30.3%)