Amory High School

  • Amory High School serves 517 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Amory High School's student population of 517 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students517 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amory High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Amory High School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#196 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
34%
49%
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White
65%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amory High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.470.31
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Graduation Rate85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAMORY SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amory Amory Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: M
    0.1 miles
    1006 Sam Haskell Circle
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662)256-7601
    0.1 M n/a
  • Amory East Amory School
    Grades: 3-5 | 432 students
    0.9 miles
    305 Easthaven Drive
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662)256-7191
    0.9 3-5 432
  • Amory Amory Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 395 students
    1.0 miles
    700 2nd Avenue North
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662)256-5658
    1.0 6-8 395
  • Amory West Amory School
    Grades: PK-2 | 434 students
    1.9 miles
    704 111th Street
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662)256-2601
    1.9 PK-2 434
  • Amory Hatley High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1144 students
    3.5 miles
    60286 Hatley Road
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662)256-4563
    3.5 PK-12 1144

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