Raleigh High School

Raleigh High School serves 552 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Raleigh High School operates within the Smith County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 552 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 552 students
Raleigh High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Raleigh High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Raleigh High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Raleigh High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 15:1 16:1
Raleigh High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
30%
49%
Raleigh High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
70%
45%
Raleigh High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Raleigh 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.
0.42 0.31
Raleigh 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.
54%
65%
Raleigh 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.
15%
7%
Raleigh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,813 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,038 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,500 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Smith County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,813 2,273
Smith County   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 64%
Smith County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $20 MM
Smith County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $23 MM $20 MM
Smith County   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,038 $9,638
Smith County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,500 $9,666
Smith County   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 Mize (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mize (10 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raleigh Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RaleighRaleigh Elementary School
    2.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 720 students201 White Oak Ave
    RaleighMS 39153
    (601)782-9507
    2.5PK-6720
  • MizeMize
    10 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 782 students125 School Dr
    MizeMS 39116
    (601)733-2242
    10PK-12782
  • TaylorsvilleTaylorsville
    13 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 759 students324 Hester St
    TaylorsvilleMS 39168
    (601)785-6942
    13PK-12759
  • Bay SpringsBay Springs Middle School
    13.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 216 students124 Edmund King Rd
    Bay SpringsMS 39422
    (601)764-3378
    13.46-8216
  • MageeMagee Elementary School
    14.7 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 886 students410 8th St Ne
    MageeMS 39111
    (601)849-3601
    14.7KG-4886

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