Clarksdale High School

Tel: (662)627-8530
Grades 10-12
567 students
Clarksdale High School serves 567 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Clarksdale High School operates within the Clarksdale Municipal School District.
Clarksdale Municipal School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 567 students has declined by 39% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 567 students
Clarksdale High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clarksdale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Clarksdale High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Clarksdale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Clarksdale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.01 0.56
Clarksdale High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
89%
65%
Clarksdale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Clarksdale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Clarksdale Municipal School District's student population of 3,115 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 59% has increased from 52% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,770 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Clarksdale Municipal School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
5
Number of Students Managed 3,115 2,199
Clarksdale Municipal   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 59% 64%
Clarksdale Municipal   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $31 MM n/a
Clarksdale Municipal   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $30 MM n/a
Clarksdale Municipal   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,770 n/a
Clarksdale Municipal   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,624 n/a
Clarksdale Municipal   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Coahoma County High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oakhurst Int. Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kirkpatrick Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClarksdaleCoahoma County High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 588 students
    0.5 miles
    1535 Lee Dr
    ClarksdaleMS 38614
    (662)627-7378
    0.57-12588
  • ClarksdaleKirkpatrick Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 265 students
    0.5 miles
    1101 Smith St
    ClarksdaleMS 38614
    (662)627-8588
    0.5PK-4265
  • ClarksdaleHeidelberg Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 297 students
    0.8 miles
    801 Maple Ave
    ClarksdaleMS 38614
    (662)627-8577
    0.8PK-4297
  • ClarksdaleOakhurst Int. Academy
    Grades: 5-6 | 479 students
    1.5 miles
    120 West Second St
    ClarksdaleMS 38614
    (662)627-8560
    1.55-6479
  • ClarksdaleJws 9th Gr. AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: 9 | 210 students
    1.6 miles
    301 Washington Ave
    ClarksdaleMS 38614
    (662)627-8570
    1.69210

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