Poplarville Jr Sr High School



Poplarville Jr Sr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poplarville Jr Sr 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
9 172
10 139
11 158
12 112
UG 2

Poplarville Jr Sr High School is a public high school of the Poplarville Separate School District located in Poplarville, MS. It has 583 students in grades 9th through 12th. Poplarville Jr Sr High School is the 113th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 9,596th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.3 to 1.

Total Students: 583
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.73

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Poplarville Jr Sr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 317
(54%)
317
(54%)
 Female 266
(46%)
266
(46%)

Poplarville Jr Sr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 491
(84%)
491
(84%)
 Black 81
(14%)
81
(14%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Poplarville Jr Sr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 342
(59%)
342
(59%)
 Not Eligible 196
(34%)
196
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
45
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Poplarville Jr Sr High School is ranked 127th out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poplarville Jr Sr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) 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.

Poplarville Jr Sr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 588
2006 661
2007 660
2008 659
2009 665
2010 654
2011 634
2012 588
2013 579
2014 553
2015 583

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.7
2007 17.5
2008 16.3
2009 16.7
2010 17.6
2011 18.3
2012 15.9
2013 15.2
2014 13.7
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62414965986395
2006 0.5839636913767
2007 0.47727272727273
2008 0.60849772382398
2009 0.63308270676692
2010 0.65443425076453
2011 0.66246056782334
2012 0.63775510204082
2013 0.63730569948187
2014 0.65461121157324
2015 0.66380789022298

Compare Poplarville Jr Sr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 66.4%
 
State Average 70.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 583 14.3:1  
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