Philadelphia Public School District

Graduation Rate

Percentage of students who graduated within four years.

Graduation Rate Overview

State
District
State Goal by 2025

Mississippi

Goal: 90%

85.0%

Philadelphia Public School District

Goal: 90%

75.0%

Graduation Rate by Subgroup

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State
District
State Goal by 2025

Female

89.3%
94.1%

Male

80.9%
57.9%

Black or African American

Goal: 88.6%

81.9%
69.8%

White

Goal: 91.5%

88.3%
86.7%

Economically Disadvantaged

Goal: 88.5%

82.2%
75.7%

Non Migrant

85.0%
75.0%

Non Homeless

85.4%
75.0%

Students with Disabilities

Goal: 70%

42.2%
20.0%

Students without Disabilities

90.1%
83.9%

Non English Learners

85.2%
74.6%

Graduation Rate Data

All

  • District 75.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 84.8%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 87.4%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 90.0%
  • State 85.0%

Female

  • District 94.1%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 89.3%

Male

  • District 57.9%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 80.9%

Black or African American

  • District 69.8%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 82.1%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 85.4%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.6%
  • State 81.9%

White

  • District 86.7%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 87.7%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 89.6%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 91.5%
  • State 88.3%

Economically Disadvantaged

  • District 75.7%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 82.0%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 85.3%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 88.5%
  • State 82.2%

Non Migrant

  • District 75.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 85.0%

Non Homeless

  • District 75.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 85.4%

Students with Disabilities

  • District 20.0%
  • 2018-2019 Goal 46.5%
  • 2021-2022 Goal 58.2%
  • 2024-2025 Goal 70.0%
  • State 42.2%

Students without Disabilities

  • District 83.9%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 90.1%

Non English Learners

  • District 74.6%
  • 2018-2019 Goal
  • 2021-2022 Goal
  • 2024-2025 Goal
  • State 85.2%

Mississippi Department of Education

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

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Last updated 3/31/2022