Public Schools in Lowndes County, Mississippi

There are 25 Public Schools in Lowndes County, Mississippi, serving a population of 59,558 people in an area of 506 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,382 people, and 1 Public School per 20 square miles.

In Mississippi, Lowndes County is ranked 56th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 9th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Lowndes County Public Schools

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


Caledonia Elementary School 99 Confederate Drive Caledonia, MS

Caledonia High School 111 Confederate Drive Caledonia, MS

Caledonia Middle School 105 Confederate Drive Caledonia, MS

Cmsd Alternative School 924 20th Street North Columbus, MS

Columbus High School 215 Hemlock Street Columbus, MS

Columbus Humanities Arts And Technology Academy 215 Hemlock Street Columbus, MS

Columbus Middle School 175 Mississippi 373 Columbus, MS

Cook Elementary School 2217 7th Street North Columbus, MS

Fairview Elementary Aerospace & Science Magnet School 225 Airline Road Columbus, MS

Fairview Elementary School 225 Airline Road Columbus, MS

Franklin Academy 501 3rd Avenue North Columbus, MS

Golden Triangle Early College 8731 South Frontage Road Mayhew, MS

Lowndes County Alternative School 1380 Motley Road Columbus, MS

Mckellar Vocational Center 810 North Browder Street Columbus, MS

Ms School For Math And Science 1100 College Street Columbus, MS

New Hope Elementary School 199 Enlow Drive Columbus, MS

New Hope High School 3419 New Hope Road Columbus, MS

New Hope Middle School 462 Center Road Columbus, MS

Sale Elementary School 520 Warpath Road Columbus, MS

Stokes Beard Elementary School Martin Luther King Junior Drive Columbus, MS

Stokes County Early College High School 311 South Martin Luther King Junior Drive Columbus, MS

The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science 1100 College Street Columbus, MS

West Lowndes Elementary 1000 Gilmer-Wilburn Road Columbus, MS

West Lowndes High School 644 South Frontage Road Columbus, MS

West Lumberton Elementary School 1380 Motley Road Columbus, MS

About Lowndes County Public Schools

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

Lowndes County Public School Statistics

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

Lowndes County Public School Enrollment
 Lowndes CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment648 (70.5%)34,296 (70.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment772 (90.5%)39,025 (86.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)3,166 (88.7%)149,653 (89.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,693 (84.9%)144,421 (88.3%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,548 (86.8%)143,191 (88.4%)
Lowndes County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Lowndes CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education2,172 (5.5%)109,885 (5.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,838 (9.8%)215,393 (11.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)12,045 (30.7%)594,140 (30.4%)