Thrasher High School

167 Cr 1040
Booneville, MS 38829
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Thrasher High School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Thrasher 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 35% (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 32% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Thrasher High School's student population of 457 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Thrasher 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 Thrasher High School is 0.27, 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
#472 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
9%
48%
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White
85%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.270.58
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrentiss County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thrasher High School is Booneville High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is R.h. Long Booneville Middle School (3.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Booneville Booneville High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 354 students
    3.2 miles
    300 B W George E. Allen Dr.
    Booneville, MS 38829
    (662) 728-5445
    3.2 9-12 354
  • Booneville Prentiss County Vocational Complex Vocational School

    3.2 miles
    302 W. George E. Allen Dr.
    Booneville, MS 38829
    (662) 728-9259
    3.2 n/a n/a
  • Booneville R.h. Long Booneville Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-8 | 415 students
    3.2 miles
    300 A W George E. Allen
    Booneville, MS 38829
    (662) 728-5843
    3.2 5-8 415
  • Booneville Anderson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 515 students
    3.4 miles
    111 Anderson Street
    Booneville, MS 38829
    (662) 728-5465
    3.4 K-4 515
  • Booneville Northeast Ms Regional Alternative Alternative School

    3.9 miles
    103 Medical Drive, P.o. Box 24
    Booneville, MS 38829
    (601) 728-7144
    3.9 n/a n/a

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