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State of Mississippi (leave a review)
USA
Schools by Type

Total

1,101

Charter

2

Magnet

17

Shared Time

159

Virtual

0

Highest Level of Education
The bar chart below shows percentages of adults in this state who hold different qualifications as their highest level of academic achievement.
Highest level of educationPercent of adults
Less than high school16
High school diploma or GED31
Some college31
Bachelor's degree14
Graduate degree8
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten - 12th Grade: 5.5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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Household Income
The chart below shows income adjusted for inflation and shown in 2016 dollars. This lets you see how families' purchasing power has changed over time.
YearIncome expressed in 2016 dollars
199037600
200045200
200540500
201040600
201238800
201339100
201440200
201541100
201641800
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Child Poverty and Homelessness

Children in poverty

203,364

Homeless children

9,284

Unsheltered children

71

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Students in Gifted and Talented Programs
Category of studentPercent enrolled in gifted and talented programs
Boys6
Girls7
White10
Black3
Hispanic6
Asian15
American Indian or Alaskan Native3
Pacific Islander11
Two or more races5
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*All data shown corresponds to the 2015-16 academic year unless otherwise stated.