Corinth High School

Corinth High School serves 607 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Corinth High School operates within the Corinth School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 607 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 607 students
Corinth High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Corinth High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Corinth High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Corinth High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Corinth High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
3%
Corinth High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
39%
49%
Corinth High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
56%
45%
Corinth High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Corinth High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.31
Corinth High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
44%
65%
Corinth High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Corinth High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,618 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,761 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,571 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 79% over four years.
School District Name Corinth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 2,618 2,273
Corinth   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 64%
Corinth   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $20 MM
Corinth   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
Corinth   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,761 $9,638
Corinth   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,571 $9,666
Corinth   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 Alcorn Alternative School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Corinth Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Corinth Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CorinthCorinth Junior High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 768 students1000 East Fifth St
    CorinthMS 38834
    (662)286-1261
    0.95-8768
  • CorinthCorinth Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 1243 students1910 Droke Rd
    CorinthMS 38834
    (662)286-5245
    1.4PK-41243
  • CorinthBiggersville Elementary School
    3.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 142 students571 A Hwy 45 South
    CorinthMS 38834
    (662)286-6593
    3.1KG-6142
  • CorinthAlcorn Alternative School
    Alternative School
    3.7 miles | Grades: 5-122101a Norman Rd
    CorinthMS 38834
    (662)286-7734
    3.75-12n/a
  • CorinthAlcorn Co Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    3.7 miles | Grades: 10-122101 Norman Rd
    CorinthMS 38834
    (662)286-7727
    3.710-12n/a

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