Amory High School

1006 Sam Haskell Circle
Amory, MS 38821
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 455 students in grades 9-12, Amory High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in MS)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Amory High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Amory High School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Amory High School ranks within the top 20% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Amory High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
#150 out of 805 schools
(Top 20%)
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50-54%
37%
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40-44%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amory High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
37%
47%
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White
59%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Amory High School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Amory High School and public school graduation rate of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Amory High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amory High School's ranking?
Amory High School is ranked #150 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
What is the graduation rate of Amory High School?
The graduation rate of Amory High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 88%.
How many students attend Amory High School?
455 students attend Amory High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Amory High School students are White, 37% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Amory High School?
Amory High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Amory High School offer ?
Amory High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Amory High School part of?
Amory High School is part of Amory School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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