Calhoun City High School

  • Calhoun City High School serves 230 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Calhoun City High School's student population of 230 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calhoun City High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calhoun City High School is 0.52, 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#500 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
52%
49%
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White
46%
43%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calhoun City High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.520.31
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calhoun City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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