Raymond High School

14050 Hwy 18
Raymond, MS 39154
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Raymond High School serves 553 students in grades 9-12.
Raymond High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to 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 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% 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: 553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Raymond High School's student population of 553 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Raymond 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 Raymond High School is 0.27, 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
#416 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
85%
47%
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White
11%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
11%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Raymond High School's ranking?
Raymond High School is ranked #416 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Raymond High School often compared to?
Raymond High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Terry High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% 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 Raymond High School?
The graduation rate of Raymond High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 88%.
How many students attend Raymond High School?
553 students attend Raymond High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Raymond High School students are Black, 11% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Raymond High School?
Raymond High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Raymond High School offer ?
Raymond High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Raymond High School part of?
Raymond High School is part of Hinds Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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