Lewisburg High School

Lewisburg High School serves 748 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% 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.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 748 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 748 students
Lewisburg High School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Lewisburg High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Lewisburg High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.63. 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 (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Lewisburg High School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
2%
3%
Lewisburg High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
10%
50%
Lewisburg High School Black (2007-2012)
White
86%
45%
Lewisburg High School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lewisburg High School Sch Ethnicity Lewisburg High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.25 0.63
Lewisburg High School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
17%
64%
Lewisburg High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Lewisburg High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,311 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Desoto County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
5
Number of Students Managed 32,311 2,366
Desoto County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 62%
Desoto County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $240 MM n/a
Desoto County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $263 MM n/a
Desoto County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,842 $0
Desoto County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,587 $0
Desoto County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Elementary School
    1717 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch , MS , 38654
    (662)895-8750
    0  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Middle School
    1711 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch , MS , 38654
    (662)892-5050
    0.1  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Primary
    1707 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch , MS , 38654
    (662)893-6001
    0.1  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Southaven Desoto Central Primary
    3210 Getwell Rd
    Southaven , MS , 38672
    (662)912-1300
    4.5  mi  |  618  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch High School
    9366 East Sandidge Rd
    Olive Branch , MS , 38654
    (662)893-3344
    5.4  mi  |  1179  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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