Lamar County School District

Know your school choice options in Mississippi.

In Mississippi your child can attend any school outside the school district (called interdistrict choice), provided that there is space and the receiving district agrees to accept the student. Charter schools are also available.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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424 Martin Luther King Dr
Purvis, MS 39475
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PH: (601) 794-1030
yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 9,251 students
yellow arrow 15 schools
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