Lanier High School



Lanier High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lanier 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
9 250
10 234
11 191
12 193
UG 22

Lanier High School is a public high school of the Jackson Public School District located in Jackson, MS. It has 890 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lanier High School is the 58th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 6,605th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.8 to 1.

Total Students: 890
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.08

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Lanier High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 454
(51%)
4,224
(51%)
 Male 436
(49%)
3,988
(49%)

Lanier High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 885
(99%)
8,094
(99%)
 Hispanic 3
(0%)
39
(0%)
 White 2
(0%)
63
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lanier High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 802
(90%)
6,487
(79%)
 Not Eligible 64
(7%)
1,224
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(3%)
501
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lanier High School is ranked 20th out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lanier High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 67.4%. 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.

Lanier High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 871
2006 872
2007 868
2008 811
2009 812
2010 783
2011 752
2012 890

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 19.5
2007 15.2
2008 15.7
2009 14.7
2010 14.4
2011 14
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82204362801378
2006 0.86811926605505
2007 0.86520737327189
2008 0.88039457459926
2009 0.9076354679803
2010 0.92337164750958
2011 0.94015957446809
2012 0.92808988764045

Compare Lanier High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 
This School 92.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Lanier High School
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Public 09 - 12 890 16.8:1  
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Private 01 - 12 161 8:1 4 miles
Wingfield High School
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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