Raleigh High School

Grades: 7-12

575 students

Raleigh High School serves 575 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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 63% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 575 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 575 students
Raleigh High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Raleigh High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Raleigh High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same 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 16:1 16:1
Raleigh High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
30%
50%
Raleigh High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
70%
45%
Raleigh High School White Students (1989-2013)
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 (1989-2013)
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.
56%
64%
Raleigh High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
13%
8%
Raleigh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,873 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,869 is less than the state average of $9,999. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,584 is less than the state average of $9,596. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Smith County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,873 2,147
Smith County   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 63% 62%
Smith County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $21 MM
Smith County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $20 MM
Smith County   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,869 $9,999
Smith County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,584 $9,596
Smith County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mize Attendance Center (10 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mize Attendance Center (10 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Raleigh Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RaleighRaleigh Elementary School
    201 White Oak Ave
    RaleighMS 39153
    (601)782-9507
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 734 students                      
  • MizeMize Attendance Center
    125 School Dr
    MizeMS 39116
    (601)733-2242
    10 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 767 students                      
  • TaylorsvilleTaylorsville Attendance Center
    324 Hester St
    TaylorsvilleMS 39168
    (601)785-6942
    13 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 797 students                      
  • Bay SpringsBay Springs Middle School
    124 Edmund King Rd
    Bay SpringsMS 39422
    (601)764-3378
    13.4 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 282 students                      
  • MageeMagee Elementary School
    410 8th St Ne
    MageeMS 39111
    (601)849-3601
    14.7 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 901 students                      

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