School Details

Hancock High School

Traditional Public School

7084 Stennis Airport Drive

Kiln, MS 39556

228-467-2251

Overview

Hancock High School serves 1306 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $9,289.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,289/Child

Demographics

Hancock High School serves 1306 students. This high-poverty school body is 84.30% White and 8.35% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 79
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 81%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,306

By Grade:

  •       9: 341
  •       10: 318
  •       11: 326
  •       12: 325
  •       Special Secondary: 24
  •       Other: -28

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       Asian-American: 1%
  •       African-American: 8%
  •       Hispanic: 2%
  •       White: 84%
  •       Two or More: 4%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 278
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 13
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 4,146

By Grade:

  •       Special Pre-K: 21
  •       K: 291
  •       Special Elementary: 38
  •       1: 323
  •       2: 310
  •       3: 276
  •       4: 295
  •       5: 295
  •       6: 340
  •       7: 336
  •       8: 351
  •       9: 341
  •       10: 318
  •       11: 318
  •       12: 325
  •       Special Secondary: 36
  •       Other: -68

Community

Hancock County

Total Population: 47,632

  •       Males: 23,239
  •       Females: 24,393

Growth: 8.43%
Number of Households: 17,380
Median Income: $55,710

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 20,464 21,309 41,773 7%
Black or African American 1,919 2,063 3,982 25%
Asian-American 197 246 443 3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 21 13 34 21%
Native American and Alaska Native 154 180 334 50%
Hispanic American 915 919 1,834 27%
Two or more races 484 582 1,066 24%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 89.13%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 60%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 56%

ACT

Composite Average: 18.7 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 296 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 18.2
Mathematics: 17.9
Reading: 19.1
Science: 18.7

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 58.9%
Mathematics Proficiency: 26.5%
English Proficiency: 47.4%
Science Proficiency: 50.3%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Hancock High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,289.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,289

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,652

Federal

Per-student Spending: $440

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