Callaway High School

601 Beasley Rd
Jackson, MS 39206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 923 students in grades 9-12, Callaway High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 923 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : 86% (Btm 50% in MS)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Callaway High School's student population of 923 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
923 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
58 teachers
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School Rankings

Callaway High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Callaway High School is 0.10, 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.
This School
State Level (MS)
#789 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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3%
37%
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10%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Callaway 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
16:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Callaway High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
95%
47%
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White
n/a
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Callaway High School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
86%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Callaway High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Callaway High School's ranking?
Callaway High School is ranked #789 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Callaway High School often compared to?
Callaway High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Jim Hill High School, Murrah High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
3% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
What is the graduation rate of Callaway High School?
The graduation rate of Callaway High School is 86%, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 88%.
How many students attend Callaway High School?
923 students attend Callaway High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Callaway High School students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Callaway High School?
Callaway High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Callaway High School offer ?
Callaway High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Callaway High School part of?
Callaway High School is part of Jackson Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 923 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : 86% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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