Lewisburg High School

  • Lewisburg High School serves 974 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Lewisburg High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Lewisburg High School's student population of 974 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students974 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewisburg High School is ranked within the top 1% 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 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewisburg High School is 0.20, which is less 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 Rankn/a
24%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
31%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
3%
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Black
9%
49%
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White
89%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewisburg High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.200.31
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesoto County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 669 students
    0.0 miles
    1717 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)895-8750
    0.0 3-5 669
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 727 students
    0.1 miles
    1711 Craft Rd
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)892-5050
    0.1 6-8 727
  • Olive Branch Lewisburg Primary
    Grades: K-2 | 662 students
    0.6 miles
    1707 Craft Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-6001
    0.6 K-2 662
  • Southaven Desoto Central Primary
    Grades: K-2 | 683 students
    4.4 miles
    3210 Getwell Road
    Southaven, MS 38672
    (662)912-1300
    4.4 K-2 683
  • Olive Branch Olive Branch High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1132 students
    5.4 miles
    9366 E Sandidge Road
    Olive Branch, MS 38654
    (662)893-3344
    5.4 9-12 1132

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