Holmes County Central High School



Holmes County Central High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Holmes County 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
9 219
10 203
11 199
12 165
UG 5

Holmes County Central High School is a public high school of the Holmes County School District located in Lexington, MS. It has 791 students in grades 9th through 12th. Holmes County Central High School is the 71st largest public high school in Mississippi and the 7,487th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.9 to 1.

Total Students: 791
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.85

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Holmes County Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 397
(50%)
397
(50%)
 Male 394
(50%)
394
(50%)

Holmes County Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 786
(99%)
786
(99%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Holmes County Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 791
(100%)
791
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Holmes County Central High School is ranked 32nd out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Holmes County Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly 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.

Compare Holmes County 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 100.0%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Holmes County Central High School
Lexington, MS
Public 09 - 12 791 15.9:1  
Central Holmes Christian School
Lexington, MS
Private PK - 12 265 18:1 6 miles
Durant Public School
Durant, MS
Public KG - 12 531 17.3:1 15 miles
Benton Academy
Benton, MS
Private PK - 12 263 12:1 19 miles
Yazoo City High School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 09 - 12 604 16.8:1 22 miles
Velma Jackson High School
Camden, MS
Public 09 - 12 301 9.9:1 24 miles
Yazoo County High School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 09 - 12 488 14.9:1 25 miles
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