South Pike Senior High School

205 West Myrtle Street
Magnolia, MS 39652
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
South Pike Senior High School serves 482 students in grades 7-12.
South Pike Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

South Pike Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

South Pike Senior High School's student population of 482 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

South Pike Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 South Pike Senior High School is 0.20, 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
#594 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
89%
48%
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White
11%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Pike Senior 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%
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Diversity Score
0.200.58
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Pike Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Pike School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Pike Senior High School is Mccomb High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Pike Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eva Gordon Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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