Lewisburg High School

Lewisburg High School serves 852 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Lewisburg High School operates within the Desoto County School District.
Desoto County School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 852 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 852 students
Lewisburg High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Lewisburg High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Lewisburg High School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Lewisburg High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 19:1 16:1
Lewisburg High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Hispanic
2%
3%
Lewisburg High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
10%
49%
Lewisburg High School Black Students (2007-2014)
White
88%
45%
Lewisburg High School White Students (2007-2014)
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.
0.22 0.31
Lewisburg High School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
20%
65%
Lewisburg High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Lewisburg High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Desoto County School District's student population of 33,054 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,957 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,157 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Desoto County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
5
Number of Students Managed 33,054 2,273
Desoto County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 64%
Desoto County   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $248 MM $20 MM
Desoto County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $255 MM $20 MM
Desoto County   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $7,957 $9,638
Desoto County   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,157 $9,666
Desoto County   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Olive Branch High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewisburg Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewisburg Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olive BranchLewisburg Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 602 students
    0 miles
    1717 Craft Rd
    Olive BranchMS 38654
    (662)895-8750
    03-5602
  • Olive BranchLewisburg Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 740 students
    0.1 miles
    1711 Craft Rd
    Olive BranchMS 38654
    (662)892-5050
    0.16-8740
  • Olive BranchLewisburg Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 599 students
    0.6 miles
    1707 Craft Rd
    Olive BranchMS 38654
    (662)893-6001
    0.6PK-2599
  • SouthavenDesoto Central Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 635 students
    4.4 miles
    3210 Getwell Rd
    SouthavenMS 38672
    (662)912-1300
    4.4PK-2635
  • Olive BranchOlive Branch High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1149 students
    5.4 miles
    9366 East Sandidge Rd
    Olive BranchMS 38654
    (662)893-3344
    5.49-121149

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