Madison Central High School

  • Madison Central High School serves 1,324 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Madison Central High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Madison Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Madison Central High School's student population of 1,324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Madison Central High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madison Central High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. 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 Rank#420 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Madison Central High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Madison Central 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Madison Central High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Madison Central High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
27%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Madison Central High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
68%
45%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Madison Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.470.56
This chart display the diversity score of Madison Central High School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Madison Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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