Germantown High School

  • Germantown High School serves 1,038 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Germantown High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Germantown High School's student population of 1,038 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,038 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Germantown High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Germantown High School is 0.45, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank
16%
24%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Germantown High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
3%
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Black
30%
49%
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White
68%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
1%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.450.31
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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