School Details

Brandon High School

Traditional Public School

3090 Highway 18

Brandon, MS 39042

601-825-2261

Overview

Brandon High School serves 1642 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $8,867.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,867/Child

Demographics

Brandon High School serves 1642 students. This high-poverty school body is 65.65% White and 28.87% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 102
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 85%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 6
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,642

By Grade:

  •       9: 418
  •       10: 419
  •       11: 379
  •       12: 400
  •       Special Secondary: 26

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 29%
  •       Hispanic: 2%
  •       White: 66%
  •       Two or More: 2%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 1280
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 98% 
Principals
Total: 76
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 18,384

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 81
  •       Special Pre-K: 25
  •       K: 1207
  •       Special Elementary: 104
  •       1: 1334
  •       2: 1287
  •       3: 1336
  •       4: 1364
  •       5: 1399
  •       6: 1434
  •       7: 1554
  •       8: 1530
  •       9: 1517
  •       10: 1432
  •       11: 1362
  •       12: 1299
  •       Special Secondary: 119

Community

Rankin County

Total Population: 155,271

  •       Males: 74,718
  •       Females: 80,553

Growth: 9.64%
Number of Households: 52,539
Median Income: $68,583

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 56,520 60,764 117,284 5%
Black or African American 16,072 17,395 33,467 25%
Asian-American 955 1,207 2,162 34%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 95 50 145 21%
Native American and Alaska Native 168 193 361 5%
Hispanic American 2,252 2,129 4,381 15%
Two or more races 908 944 1,852 37%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 93.10%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 76%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 64%

ACT

Composite Average: 18.6 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 354 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 18.3
Mathematics: 18.3
Reading: 18.7
Science: 18.6

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 66.8%
Mathematics Proficiency: 88.9%
English Proficiency: 49.9%
Science Proficiency: 63%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Brandon High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,867.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,867

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,569

Federal

Per-student Spending: $347

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