Leake Central High School



Leake Central High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leake Central 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
9 163
10 143
11 128
12 105
UG 20

Leake Central High School is a public high school of the Leake County School District located in Carthage, MS. It has 559 students in grades 9th through 12th. Leake Central High School is the 122nd largest public high school in Mississippi and the 9,898th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.9 to 1.

Total Students: 559
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.26

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Leake Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 309
(55%)
467
(54%)
 Female 250
(45%)
396
(46%)

Leake Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 370
(66%)
590
(68%)
 White 128
(23%)
191
(22%)
 Hispanic 47
(8%)
61
(7%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
14
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
4
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Leake Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 427
(76%)
683
(79%)
 Not Eligible 88
(16%)
112
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(8%)
68
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Leake Central High School is ranked 85th out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leake Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.3%) is higher than the state average of 70.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Leake Central High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 427
2006 429
2007 426
2008 419
2009 469
2010 436
2011 613
2012 600
2013 552
2014 570
2015 559

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.7
2007 16.1
2008 14.1
2009 16.1
2010 17.9
2011 15.4
2012 17
2013 14.9
2014 15.7
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62763466042155
2006 0.65734265734266
2007 0.64553990610329
2008 0.68019093078759
2009 0.71428571428571
2010 0.74082568807339
2011 0.7862969004894
2012 0.8
2013 0.83333333333333
2014 0.82105263157895
2015 0.84257602862254

Compare Leake Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 
This School 84.3%
 

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