Pascagoula High School

  • Pascagoula High School serves 1,100 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
  • Pascagoula High School operates within the Pascagoula School District.
  • Pascagoula School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1100 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,100 students
Pascagoula High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pascagoula High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Pascagoula High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Pascagoula High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 17:1 16:1
Pascagoula High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
1%
Pascagoula High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
16%
3%
Pascagoula High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
44%
49%
Pascagoula High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
39%
46%
Pascagoula High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pascagoula High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Pascagoula High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.63 0.32
Pascagoula High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
63%
67%
Pascagoula High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
7%
7%
Pascagoula High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pascagoula School District's student population of 7,132 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,121 is higher than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,026 is higher than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Pascagoula School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
5
Number of Students Managed 7,132 2,139
Pascagoula School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 64%
Pascagoula School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $20 MM
Pascagoula School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $93 MM $20 MM
Pascagoula School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,121 $9,526
Pascagoula School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,026 $9,407
Pascagoula School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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