Noxubee County High School

16640 Hwy 45, P O Box 490
Macon, MS 39341
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Noxubee County High School serves 416 students in grades 9-12.
Noxubee 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Noxubee County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Noxubee County High School's student population of 416 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Noxubee County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Noxubee County High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#628 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
98%
47%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
6%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Noxubee County High School's ranking?
Noxubee County High School is ranked #628 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
What is the graduation rate of Noxubee County High School?
The graduation rate of Noxubee County High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 88%.
How many students attend Noxubee County High School?
416 students attend Noxubee County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Noxubee County High School students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Noxubee County High School?
Noxubee County High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Noxubee County High School offer ?
Noxubee County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Noxubee County High School part of?
Noxubee County High School is part of Noxubee County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 416 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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