Laurel High School



Laurel High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel 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
9 233
10 218
11 134
12 161
UG 4

Laurel High School is a public high school of the Laurel School District located in Laurel, MS. It has 750 students in grades 9th through 12th. Laurel High School is the 79th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 7,700th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.7 to 1.

Total Students: 750
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.94

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Laurel High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 383
(51%)
383
(51%)
 Male 367
(49%)
367
(49%)

Laurel High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 708
(94%)
708
(94%)
 White 20
(3%)
20
(3%)
 Hispanic 19
(3%)
19
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Laurel High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 620
(83%)
620
(83%)
 Not Eligible 77
(10%)
77
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(7%)
53
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Laurel High School is ranked 37th out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.7%) 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.

Laurel High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 651
2006 753
2007 741
2008 761
2009 762
2010 728
2011 725
2012 750

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 19
2007 15.6
2008 16.1
2009 16.3
2010 17.3
2011 16.8
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90783410138249
2006 0.82204515272244
2007 0.81376518218623
2008 0.84625492772668
2009 0.88057742782152
2010 0.83928571428571
2011 0.88965517241379
2012 0.89733333333333

Compare Laurel High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 
This School 89.7%
 

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