Tishomingo County High School

701 Hwy 72,

Iuka, MS, 38852-7257

Tel: (662)423-7300
Grades: 9-12

616 students

Tishomingo County High School serves 616 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Tishomingo County High School operates within the Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is equal to the MS state average of 62%%.

Overview

The student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 616 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
2%
50%
White
95%
45%
Unknown
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.10
0.55
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 45%
64%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
12%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,177 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,177
2,287
Graduation Rate 62
62%
District Total Revenue $27 MM
n/a
District Spending $26 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $8,311
$0
District Spending / Student $7,940
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tishomingo Co Alternative School (8.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Iuka Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iuka Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • Recommended October 19, 2009 - I currently moved here to Tishomingo County High School and I have really enjoyed it. The teachers and staff are very kind and helpful. The students are nice and funny. The teachers here actually care and want to help you and help keep your grades up. I love this school and its better than the school i went to up to my ninth grade year second semester. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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