Public Schools in Sunflower County, Mississippi

There are 15 Public Schools in Sunflower County, Mississippi, serving a population of 26,915 people in an area of 698 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,794 people, and 1 Public School per 46 square miles.

In Mississippi, Sunflower County is ranked 24th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 40th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Sunflower County Public Schools

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

A W James Elementary School 400 South Boulevard Drew, MS

Carver Elementary School 404 Jefferson Street Indianola, MS

Drew Hunter Middle School 10 Swoope Road Drew, MS

East Sunflower School 212 Claiborne Street Sunflower, MS

Gentry High School 801 B B King Road Indianola, MS

Indianola Academic Achievement 300 Jefferson Street Indianola, MS

Indianola Career & Tech Center 801 B B King Road Indianola, MS

Inverness School 1101 Oak Street Inverness, MS

James Rosser Elementary School 601 Ingram Street Moorhead, MS

Lockard Elementary School 302 College Avenue Indianola, MS

Moorhead Middle School 908 Washington Street Moorhead, MS

Robert L Merritt Junior High School 705 Kinlock Road Indianola, MS

Ruleville Central Elementary School 410 L F Packer Drive Ruleville, MS

Ruleville Central High School 360 L F Packer Drive Ruleville, MS

Ruleville Middle School 250 Oscar Street Ruleville, MS

About Sunflower County Public Schools

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

Sunflower County Public School Statistics

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

Sunflower County Public School Enrollment
 Sunflower CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment392 (89.9%)33,132 (68.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment330 (93.5%)37,802 (85.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,253 (86.4%)147,515 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,338 (88.5%)143,791 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,029 (83.5%)143,806 (88.4%)
Sunflower County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Sunflower CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education1,535 (8.7%)105,815 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,238 (18.4%)210,530 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,191 (29.5%)596,564 (30.3%)