Tylertown High School

  • Tylertown High School serves 608 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (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 19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tylertown 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Tylertown High School's student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tylertown 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 Tylertown High School is 0.39, 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#733 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
75%
48%
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White
23%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tylertown High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.390.58
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Graduation Rate60-64%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalthall County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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