Florence High School



Florence High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Florence 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
9 202
10 172
11 182
12 159
UG 9

Florence High School is a public high school of the Rankin County School District located in Florence, MS. It has 724 students in grades 9th through 12th. Florence High School is the 84th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 7,949th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.9 to 1.

Total Students: 724
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.63

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Florence High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 371
(51%)
3,356
(50%)
 Female 353
(49%)
3,360
(50%)

Florence High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 594
(82%)
4,893
(73%)
 Black 110
(15%)
1,591
(24%)
 Hispanic 11
(2%)
113
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
31
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
83
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Florence High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 464
(64%)
4,037
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 198
(27%)
2,140
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(9%)
539
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Florence High School is ranked 192nd out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Florence High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.9%) is significantly 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.

Florence High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 635
2006 625
2007 631
2008 626
2009 650
2010 685
2011 693
2012 724

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 13.7
2007 12.9
2008 14.4
2009 13.6
2010 16.3
2011 14.6
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33228346456693
2006 0.3312
2007 0.32805071315372
2008 0.35782747603834
2009 0.37230769230769
2010 0.37810218978102
2011 0.36652236652237
2012 0.35911602209945

Compare Florence High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 

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