Leflore County High School

401 Lakeside Drive
Itta Bena, MS 38941
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Leflore County High School serves 325 students in grades 7-12.
Leflore County 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Leflore County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Leflore County High School's student population of 325 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students325 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Leflore County High School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Leflore County 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 Leflore County High School is 0.10, 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
#688 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
95%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Leflore County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.58
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Leflore County High School and public school graduation rate of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Leflore County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Leflore County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLeflore County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Leflore County High School is Greenwood High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenwood Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leflore County Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Itta Bena Leflore County Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 435 students
    0.0 miles
    401 Lakeside Drive
    Itta Bena, MS 38941
    (662) 254-7762
    0 K-6 435
  • Greenwood Claudine F Brown Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 238 students
    6.7 miles
    1901 Highway 82
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-8622
    6.7 K-3 238
  • Greenwood Leflore County Vocational Center Vocational School

    7.5 miles
    107 Edison Street
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 453-7706
    7.5 n/a n/a
  • Greenwood Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    7.6 miles
    616 Sycamore Avenue, P.o. Box
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7414
    7.6 n/a n/a
  • Greenwood Greenwood High School Math: 27% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    7.6 miles
    1209 Garrard Avenue, P.o. Box
    Greenwood, MS 38930
    (662) 455-7450
    7.6 9-12 656

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