Raleigh High School

  • Raleigh High School serves 548 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Raleigh High School operates within the Smith County School District.
  • Smith County School District's 71% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 548 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 548 students
Raleigh High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Raleigh High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Raleigh High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Raleigh 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 0.41 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
Raleigh High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Raleigh High School Black Students (2007-2014)
Black
28%
49%
Raleigh High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
72%
46%
Raleigh High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Raleigh High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Raleigh 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.
0.41 0.32
Raleigh 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.
54%
67%
Raleigh 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.
14%
7%
Raleigh High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Smith County School District's student population of 2,837 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,030 in this district is less than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,097 is less than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Smith County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,837 2,139
Smith County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 64%
Smith County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $20 MM
Smith County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $26 MM $20 MM
Smith County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,030 $9,526
Smith County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,097 $9,407
Smith County 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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