Smithville High School

  • Smithville High School serves 528 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Smithville High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Smithville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Smithville High School's student population of 528 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students528 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Smithville High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Smithville High School is 0.12, 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#55 out of 825 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
4%
48%
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White
94%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.120.58
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Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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