Winona Secondary School

Winona Secondary School serves 467 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Winona Secondary School operates within the Winona Separate School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 467 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 467 students
Winona Secondary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Winona Secondary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Winona Secondary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 12:1 16:1
Winona Secondary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Winona Secondary School Asian (1993-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Winona Secondary School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
55%
50%
Winona Secondary School Black (1989-2012)
White
43%
45%
Winona Secondary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Winona Secondary School Sch Ethnicity Winona Secondary 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.
0.52 0.55
Winona Secondary 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%
Winona Secondary 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%
Winona Secondary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,178 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Winona Separate School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,178 2,287
Winona Separate   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 64% 62%
Winona Separate   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
District Spending $12 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,961 $9,999
District Spending / Student $9,433 $9,596
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 Winona Vocational Complex High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is George Middle School (10.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winona Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winona Winona Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    300 North Applegage St
    Winona , MS , 38967
    (662)283-3601
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Winona Winona Elementary School
    513 South Applegate
    Winona , MS , 38967
    (662)283-4129
    1  mi  |  711  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Kilmichael Montgomery County High School
    1003 Money Ave
    Kilmichael , MS , 39747
    (662)262-5535
    9.6  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Kilmichael Montgomery County Elementary School
    800 School Rd
    Kilmichael , MS , 39747
    (662)262-4912
    9.6  mi  |  165  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • North Carrollton Marshall Elementary School
    Marshall Rd
    North Carrollton , MS , 38947
    (662)237-6840
    10.6  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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