Lewisburg High School

  • Lewisburg High School serves 900 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Lewisburg High School operates within the Desoto County School District.
  • Desoto County School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 900 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 900 students
Lewisburg High School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Lewisburg High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Lewisburg High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Lewisburg High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Lewisburg High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Lewisburg High School Asian Students (2007-2012)
Hispanic
2%
3%
Lewisburg High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
8%
49%
Lewisburg High School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
90%
46%
Lewisburg High School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Lewisburg High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.19 0.32
Lewisburg High School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lewisburg High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lewisburg High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

  • Desoto County School District's student population of 33,275 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,701 in this district is less than the state average of $9,451. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,042 is less than the state average of $9,432. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Desoto County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
5
Number of Students Managed 33,275 2,139
Desoto County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 71% 64%
Desoto County School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $252 MM $20 MM
Desoto County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $231 MM $20 MM
Desoto County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $7,701 $9,451
Desoto County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $7,042 $9,432
Desoto County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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