Clarksdale High School

  • Clarksdale High School serves 551 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
  • Clarksdale High School operates within the Clarksdale Municipal School District.
  • Clarksdale Municipal School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 551 students has declined by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students551 students
Clarksdale High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Clarksdale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Clarksdale High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeClarksdale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Clarksdale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Clarksdale High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Black
100%
49%
Clarksdale High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
n/a
46%
Clarksdale High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
n/a0.55
Clarksdale High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
100%
67%
Clarksdale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
n/a
7%
Clarksdale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Clarksdale Municipal School District's student population of 3,032 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has increased from 52% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,698 is higher than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,536 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameClarksdale Municipal School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
5
Number of Students Managed3,0322,139
Clarksdale Municipal School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate59%64%
Clarksdale Municipal School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$31 MM$20 MM
Clarksdale Municipal School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$30 MM$20 MM
Clarksdale Municipal School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,698$9,638
Clarksdale Municipal School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,536$9,666
Clarksdale Municipal School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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