Saltillo High School

  • Saltillo High School serves 965 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Saltillo High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Saltillo High School's student population of 965 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students965 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saltillo High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Saltillo High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#318 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saltillo 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Saltillo High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Saltillo High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
15%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Saltillo High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
83%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Saltillo High School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saltillo High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.290.58
This chart display the diversity score of Saltillo High School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Saltillo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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