Coahoma County Jr/sr High School

  • Coahoma County Jr/sr High School serves 479 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Coahoma County Jr/sr High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Coahoma County Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Coahoma County Jr/sr High School's student population of 479 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Coahoma County Jr/sr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Coahoma County Jr/sr High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#802 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
88%
48%
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White
9%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Coahoma County Jr/sr High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.220.58
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Graduation Rate60-64%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoahoma County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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