Vardaman High School

  • Vardaman High School serves 289 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Vardaman High School's student population of 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vardaman High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vardaman High School is 0.58, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#431 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
32%
4%
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Black
13%
49%
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White
55%
43%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vardaman High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.580.58
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Graduation Rate70-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCALHOUN CO SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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