Calhoun City High School

201 North Beadle,

Calhoun City, MS, 38916-0559

Tel: (662)628-5112
Grades: 9-12

225 students

Calhoun City High School serves 225 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Calhoun City High School operates within the Calhoun County School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 225 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 225 students
Calhoun City High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Calhoun City High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Calhoun City High School Students 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 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Calhoun City High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
3%
Calhoun City High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
44%
50%
Calhoun City High School Black (1989-2012)
White
53%
45%
Calhoun City High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Calhoun City High School Sch Ethnicity Calhoun City 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.
0.53 0.55
Calhoun City 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.
63%
64%
Calhoun City 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.
8%
8%
Calhoun City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,533 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,533 2,287
Calhoun County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 62%
Calhoun County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $21 MM
Calhoun County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,101 $9,999
Calhoun County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,585 $9,596
Calhoun 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 Calhoun Co Career & Technical Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Calhoun City Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun City Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Calhoun City Calhoun Co Career & Technical Center
    Vocational School
    201 North Beadle St
    Calhoun City , MS , 38916
    (662)628-1143
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Calhoun City Calhoun City Middle School
    207 North Jackson
    Calhoun City , MS , 38916
    (662)628-1890
    0.1  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Calhoun City Calhoun City Elementary School
    506 East Seamans
    Calhoun City , MS , 38916
    (662)628-5111
    0.6  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Vardaman Vardaman High School
    106 W.b. Gregg
    Vardaman , MS , 38878
    (662)682-7574
    8.4  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Vardaman Vardaman Elementary School
    114 W.b. Gregg
    Vardaman , MS , 38878
    (662)682-7799
    8.4  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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