Jackson 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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4700 Colonel Vickrey Rd
Vancleave, MS 39565
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PH: (228) 826-1757
yellow arrow Grades PK, 1-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 9,304 students
yellow arrow 15 schools
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Recent Reviews

Vancleave Lower Elementary School

This school is horrible with parent involvement. While the staff is nice and cheerful w...

Posted 18 days ago

East Central High School

What an embarrassment this school has become to our community. We used to have teachers...

Posted 44 days ago

East Central Middle School

This school is a joke. They worry more about the state scores than they do the actual s...

Posted 44 days ago

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