Yazoo County High School



Yazoo County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Yazoo County 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
9 152
10 98
11 126
12 97
UG 15

Yazoo County High School is a public high school of the Yazoo County School District located in Yazoo City, MS. It has 488 students in grades 9th through 12th. Yazoo County High School is the 145th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 10,962nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.9 to 1.

Total Students: 488
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.76

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Yazoo County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 255
(52%)
255
(52%)
 Female 233
(48%)
233
(48%)

Yazoo County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 263
(54%)
263
(54%)
 White 204
(42%)
204
(42%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Yazoo County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 347
(71%)
347
(71%)
 Not Eligible 92
(19%)
92
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(10%)
49
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Yazoo County High School is ranked 122nd out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Yazoo County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) is 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.

Yazoo County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 531
2006 554
2007 517
2008 491
2009 508
2010 520
2011 483
2012 493
2013 480
2014 477
2015 488

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 15.6
2007 14.4
2008 14
2009 14.6
2010 15.7
2011 14.2
2012 14.2
2013 15.3
2014 13.9
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71751412429379
2006 0.78158844765343
2007 0.80464216634429
2008 0.80855397148676
2009 0.77755905511811
2010 0.80769230769231
2011 0.79503105590062
2012 0.81947261663286
2013 0.78333333333333
2014 0.80293501048218
2015 0.81147540983607

Compare Yazoo County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 
This School 81.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Yazoo County High School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 09 - 12 488 14.9:1  
Yazoo City High School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 09 - 12 604 16.8:1 7 miles
Benton Academy
Benton, MS
Private PK - 12 263 12:1 8 miles
Tricounty Academy
Flora, MS
Private PK - 12 365 17:1 17 miles
Germantown High School
Madison, MS
Public 09 - 12 1,038 17.2:1 24 miles
Holmes County Central High School
Lexington, MS
Public 09 - 12 791 15.9:1 25 miles
Madison Central High School
Madison, MS
Public 10 - 12 1,324 16.1:1 26 miles
St Joseph Catholic School
Madison, MS
Private 07 - 12 397 9:1 26 miles
Rosa Scott School
Madison, MS
Public 09 - 09 443 13.8:1 27 miles
Ridgeland High School
Ridgeland, MS
Public 09 - 12 920 18.2:1 28 miles
Central Holmes Christian School
Lexington, MS
Private PK - 12 265 18:1 31 miles
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