Raleigh High School

Tel: (601)782-4261
Grades: 7-12

597 students

Raleigh High School serves 597 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% 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 597 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 597 students
Raleigh High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Raleigh High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Raleigh High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 18:1 16:1
Raleigh High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Raleigh High School Hispanic (2007-2008)
Black
30%
50%
Raleigh High School Black (1989-2012)
White
69%
45%
Raleigh High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Raleigh High School Sch Ethnicity Raleigh 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.
0.44 0.31
Raleigh 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.
51%
64%
Raleigh 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.
15%
8%
Raleigh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,929 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Smith County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,929 2,063
Smith County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 63% 62%
Smith County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $21 MM
Smith County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $20 MM
Smith County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,869 $9,999
Smith County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,584 $9,596
Smith 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 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 Students Grades
  • Raleigh Raleigh Elementary School
    201 White Oak Ave
    Raleigh , MS , 39153
    (601)782-9507
    2.5  mi  |  728  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Mize Mize Attendance Center
    125 School Dr
    Mize , MS , 39116
    (601)733-2242
    10  mi  |  783  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Taylorsville Taylorsville Attendance Center
    324 Hester St
    Taylorsville , MS , 39168
    (601)785-6942
    13  mi  |  821  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Bay Springs Bay Springs Middle School
    124 Edmund King Rd
    Bay Springs , MS , 39422
    (601)764-3378
    13.4  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Magee Magee Elementary School
    410 8th St Ne
    Magee , MS , 39111
    (601)849-3601
    14.7  mi  |  904  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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