Lake Cormorant High School

  • Lake Cormorant High School serves 1,014 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Lake Cormorant High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Lake Cormorant High School's student population of 1,014 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,014 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Cormorant High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Cormorant High School is 0.59, 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#166 out of 840 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Cormorant High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
4%
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Black
39%
49%
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White
51%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake Cormorant High School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Cormorant High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.590.31
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Graduation Rate
86%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Cormorant High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Cormorant 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 NameDesoto Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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