Clinton High School

  • Clinton High School serves 1,095 students in grades 10-12.
  • 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 55% (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 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Clinton High School's student population of 1,095 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,095 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clinton High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clinton High School is 0.54, 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#421 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
58%
49%
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White
35%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clinton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.540.31
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Graduation Rate
88%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
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 Clinton 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 NameClinton Public Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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