Alcorn Central High School

Tel: (662)286-8720
Grades: 9-12

409 students

Alcorn Central High School serves 409 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Alcorn Central High School operates within the Alcorn School District.
The school district's 60% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 409 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 409 students
Alcorn Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Alcorn Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Alcorn Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 13:1 16:1
Alcorn Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Alcorn Central High School Asian (1990-2004)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Alcorn Central High School Hispanic (2000-2009)
Black
n/a
50%
Alcorn Central High School Black (1991-2012)
White
98%
45%
Alcorn Central High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Alcorn Central High School Sch Ethnicity Alcorn Central 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.
0.04 0.63
Alcorn Central High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
42%
64%
Alcorn Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Alcorn Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Alcorn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 3,537 2,366
Alcorn   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 60% 62%
Alcorn   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM n/a
Alcorn   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM n/a
Alcorn   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,463 $0
Alcorn   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,675 $0
Alcorn   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 Corinth High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alcorn Central Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alcorn Central Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Glen Alcorn Central Middle School
    8a Cr 254
    Glen , MS , 38846
    (662)286-3674
    0  mi  |  417  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Glen Alcorn Central Elementary School
    20 Cr 254
    Glen , MS , 38846
    (662)286-6899
    0  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Glen Glendale Elementary School
    226 Cr 248
    Glen , MS , 38846
    (662)286-2734
    2.5  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Corinth Corinth Elementary School
    1910 Droke Rd
    Corinth , MS , 38834
    (662)286-5245
    3.9  mi  |  1122  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Corinth Corinth High School
    1310 Harper Rd
    Corinth , MS , 38834
    (662)286-1000
    4.4  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Alcorn County, MS public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.33, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.63. The most diverse school district in Alcorn County is Alcorn School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.