Public • Grades PK-6 & ungraded472 students • 18 student/teacher
Private • Grades K-12 & ungraded270 students • 14 student/teacher
Prentiss contains 2 primary and secondary schools. One of the highest rated schools is J E Johnson Elementary School, which has a rating of 4. It has 472 students. Public schools in Prentiss are part of Jefferson Davis County School District. Lawrence County School District is nearby and has better ratings than Jefferson Davis County School District. Nearby Columbia School District scores higher, with a rating of 7. Prentiss's population is 3,056. Jefferson Davis County School District enrolls 54% of the population of Prentiss.