Crystal Springs High School

Tel: (601)892-4791
Grades: 9-12

465 students

Crystal Springs High School serves 465 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Crystal Springs High School operates within the Copiah County School District.
The school district's 56% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 465 students
Crystal Springs High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Crystal Springs High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Crystal Springs High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 16:1 16:1
Crystal Springs High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
3%
Crystal Springs High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
86%
50%
Crystal Springs High School Black (1989-2012)
White
10%
45%
Crystal Springs High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Crystal Springs High School Sch Ethnicity Crystal Springs 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 0.55
Crystal Springs 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.
79%
64%
Crystal Springs 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.
7%
8%
Crystal Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,782 students has grown by 375% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Copiah County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 2,782 2,287
Copiah County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 56% 62%
Copiah County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $21 MM
Copiah County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Copiah County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $38,843 $9,999
Copiah County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $37,432 $9,596
Copiah 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 Terry High School (8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Crystal Springs Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crystal Springs Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Crystal Springs Crystal Springs Elementary School
    213 Newton St
    Crystal Springs , MS , 39059
    (601)892-4795
    0.2  mi  |  601  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Crystal Springs Crystal Springs Middle School
    2092 South Pat Harrison
    Crystal Springs , MS , 39059
    (601)892-2722
    2.4  mi  |  620  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Terry Terry High School
    235 West Beasley St
    Terry , MS , 39170
    (601)878-5905
    8  mi  |  1310  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hazlehurst Hazlehurst High School
    101 South Haley St
    Hazlehurst , MS , 39083
    (601)894-2489
    9  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hazlehurst Hazlehurst Middle School
    112 School Dr
    Hazlehurst , MS , 39083
    (601)894-3463
    9.5  mi  |  1167  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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