Pearl High School



Pearl High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pearl 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
9 313
10 331
11 243
12 264
UG 16

Pearl High School is a public high school of the Pearl Public School District located in Pearl, MS. It has 1,167 students in grades 9th through 12th. Pearl High School is the 29th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 4,977th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,167
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 70.12

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Pearl High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 602
(52%)
602
(52%)
 Male 565
(48%)
565
(48%)

Pearl High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 637
(55%)
637
(55%)
 Black 415
(36%)
415
(36%)
 Hispanic 99
(8%)
99
(8%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pearl High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 606
(52%)
606
(52%)
 Not Eligible 471
(40%)
471
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 90
(8%)
90
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pearl High School is ranked 43rd out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pearl High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 70.3%. 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.

Pearl High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1031
2006 1029
2007 1041
2008 1027
2009 1013
2010 1060
2011 1062
2012 1101
2013 1139
2014 1177
2015 1167

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 16.6
2007 15.6
2008 15.2
2009 14.7
2010 15.5
2011 15.6
2012 16.3
2013 16.5
2014 16.3
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4180407371484
2006 0.45286686103013
2007 0.48126801152738
2008 0.48977604673807
2009 0.51332675222113
2010 0.5377358490566
2011 0.53578154425612
2012 0.52043596730245
2013 0.56101843722564
2014 0.57349192863212
2015 0.59640102827763

Compare Pearl High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 59.6%
 
State Average 70.3%
 

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