Calhoun City High School

  • Calhoun City High School serves 223 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Calhoun City High School operates within the Calhoun County School District.
  • Calhoun County School District's 74% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 223 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 223 students
Calhoun City High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Calhoun City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Calhoun City High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Calhoun City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Calhoun City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Calhoun City High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
52%
49%
Calhoun City High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
47%
46%
Calhoun City High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Calhoun City High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Calhoun City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.32
Calhoun City High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
66%
67%
Calhoun City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
10%
7%
Calhoun City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Calhoun County School District's student population of 2,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,916 in this district is less than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,032 is less than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,542 2,139
Calhoun County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 64%
Calhoun County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $21 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,916 $9,526
Calhoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,032 $9,407
Calhoun County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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