Brookhaven High School



Brookhaven High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brookhaven High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 248
10 195
11 172
12 156
UG 17

Brookhaven High School is a public high school of the Brookhaven School District located in Brookhaven, MS. It has 788 students in grades 9th through 12th. Brookhaven High School is the 72nd largest public high school in Mississippi and the 7,371st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 788
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.67

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Brookhaven High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 406
(52%)
625
(51%)
 Female 382
(48%)
609
(49%)

Brookhaven High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 491
(62%)
754
(61%)
 White 286
(36%)
466
(38%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Brookhaven High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 461
(59%)
742
(60%)
 Not Eligible 262
(33%)
385
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(8%)
107
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Brookhaven High School is ranked 66th out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brookhaven High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 67.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Brookhaven High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 813
2006 851
2007 901
2008 901
2009 893
2010 825
2011 776
2012 788

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 19
2007 15.1
2008 16.3
2009 17.6
2010 16.6
2011 13.5
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58671586715867
2006 0.51116333725029
2007 0.57935627081021
2008 0.56936736958935
2009 0.61702127659574
2010 0.65454545454545
2011 0.66237113402062
2012 0.66751269035533

Compare Brookhaven High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 66.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 

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