Leland High School

  • Leland High School serves 254 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Leland High School operates within the Leland School District.
  • Leland School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 254 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students254 students
Leland High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Leland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Leland High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeLeland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Leland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Leland High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Leland High School Black Students (1989-2016)
Leland High School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsLeland High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.31
Leland High School Diversity Score (1991-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Leland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
Leland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Leland School District's student population of 867 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has increased from 52% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,519 is higher than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,308 is higher than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLeland School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed8672,008
Leland School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate81%64%
Leland School District Graduation Rate (1992-2016)
District Total Revenue$10 MM$20 MM
Leland School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$11 MM$20 MM
Leland School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,519$10,065
Leland School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$11,308$10,094
Leland School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Leland Leland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 369 students
    0 miles
    404 E Third Street
    Leland, MS 38756
    0 PK-4 369
  • Leland Leland School Park
    Grades: 5-8 | 244 students
    0.7 miles
    200 Milam Street
    Leland, MS 38756
    0.7 5-8 244
  • Leland Leland Vocational Complex High School Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.1 miles
    South Deer Creek Drive
    Leland, MS 38756
    2.1 9-12 n/a
  • Greenville Greenville Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    6.4 miles
    350 South Raceway Road
    Greenville, MS 38703
    6.4 9-12 n/a
  • Greenville O'bannon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 536 students
    6.5 miles
    1203 S. Raceway Road
    Greenville, MS 38704
    6.5 PK-6 536

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Did You Know?
Mississippi public schools have a diversity score of 0.31, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Mississippi is Biloxi Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.