Mississippi

Graduation Rate

Percentage of students who graduated within four years.

Graduation Rate Overview

State
State Goal by 2025

Mississippi

Goal: 90%

85.0%

Graduation Rate by Subgroup

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State
State Goal by 2025

Female

89.3%

Male

80.9%

Black or African American

Goal: 88.6%

81.9%

White

Goal: 91.5%

88.3%

Alaskan Native or Native American

Goal: 92.2%

81.8%

Asian

Goal: 94.3%

92.7%

Hispanic or Latino

Goal: 89.8%

83.1%

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Goal: 88.1%

83.3%

Two or More Races

Goal: 88.3%

85.6%

Economically Disadvantaged

Goal: 88.5%

82.2%

Non Migrant

85.0%

Homeless

69.9%

Non Homeless

85.4%

Foster Care

59.6%

Students with Disabilities

Goal: 70%

42.2%

Students without Disabilities

90.1%

English Learners

Goal: 78.9%

65.6%

Non English Learners

85.2%

Graduation Rate Data

All

  • State 85.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 84.8%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 87.4%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 90.0%

Female

  • State 89.3%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Male

  • State 80.9%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Black or African American

  • State 81.9%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 82.1%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 85.4%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.6%

White

  • State 88.3%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 87.7%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 89.6%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 91.5%

Alaskan Native or Native American

  • State 81.8%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 89.1%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 90.6%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 92.2%

Asian

  • State 92.7%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 93.2%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 93.8%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 94.3%

Hispanic or Latino

  • State 83.1%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 84.5%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 87.2%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 89.8%

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

  • State 83.3%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 81.2%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 84.7%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.1%

Two or More Races

  • State 85.6%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 81.5%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 84.9%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.3%

Economically Disadvantaged

  • State 82.2%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 82.0%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 85.3%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.5%

Non Migrant

  • State 85.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Homeless

  • State 69.9%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Non Homeless

  • State 85.4%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Foster Care

  • State 59.6%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Students with Disabilities

  • State 42.2%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 46.5%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 58.2%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 70.0%

Students without Disabilities

  • State 90.1%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

English Learners

  • State 65.6%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 63.6%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 71.2%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 78.9%

Non English Learners

  • State 85.2%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal

Mississippi Department of Education

PO Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 359-3513

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