Public Schools in Quitman County, Mississippi

There are 6 Public Schools in Quitman County, Mississippi, serving a population of 7,537 people in an area of 405 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,256 people, and 1 Public School per 67 square miles.

In Mississippi, Quitman County is ranked 10th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 58th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Quitman County Public Schools

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

M. S. Palmer High School 1315 Martin Luther King Junior Drive Marks, MS

Quitman County Elementary School 1018 10th Street Lambert, MS

Quitman County Elementary School Highway 3 Lambert, MS

Quitman County Middle School 450 Humphrey Avenue Marks, MS

Quitman County Vocational Complex 1501 Martin Luther King Junior Drive Marks, MS

Quitman County Vocational Complex Highway 3 Marks, MS

About Quitman County Public Schools

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

Quitman County Public School Statistics

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

Quitman County Public School Enrollment
 Quitman CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment127 (85.2%)33,132 (68.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment60 (68.2%)37,802 (85.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)328 (92.1%)147,515 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)324 (76.4%)143,791 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)356 (86.2%)143,806 (88.4%)
Quitman County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Quitman CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education593 (12.0%)105,815 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)854 (17.3%)210,530 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)1,489 (30.2%)596,564 (30.3%)