106 W.b. Gregg
Vardaman, MS 38878
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Vardaman High School serves 268 students in grades 7-12.
Vardaman High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Vardaman High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Vardaman High School's student population of 268 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
268 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Vardaman High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Vardaman High School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#411 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
40%
4%
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Black
9%
48%
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White
50%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 268 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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