Germantown High School

  • Germantown High School serves 1,122 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 62% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Germantown High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Germantown High School's student population of 1,122 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,122 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Germantown High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Germantown High School is 0.47, 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 School Rank (16-17)#270 out of 835 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
32%
48%
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White
66%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Germantown High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.470.58
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Graduation Rate
92%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Germantown High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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this is a very good school i am at the middle school and i look forward to going to the high school it is going to be fun.
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