School Details

George County High School

Traditional Public School

9284 Hwy 63s

Lucedale, MS 39452

601-947-3116

Overview

George County High School serves 1053 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $8,955.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,955/Child

Demographics

George County High School serves 1053 students. This high-poverty school body is 84.52% White and 8.07% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 83
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,053

By Grade:

  •       9: 295
  •       10: 245
  •       11: 258
  •       12: 239
  •       Special Secondary: 16

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 8%
  •       Hispanic: 3%
  •       White: 85%
  •       Two or More: 3%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 278
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 15
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 3,843

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 96
  •       Special Pre-K: 12
  •       K: 283
  •       Special K: 22
  •       Special Elementary: 41
  •       1: 280
  •       2: 299
  •       3: 274
  •       4: 318
  •       5: 286
  •       6: 282
  •       7: 304
  •       8: 284
  •       9: 295
  •       10: 245
  •       11: 258
  •       12: 239
  •       Special Secondary: 25

Community

George County

Total Population: 24,500

  •       Males: 12,382
  •       Females: 12,118

Growth: 8.51%
Number of Households: 7,982
Median Income: $49,995

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 11,088 10,885 21,973 7%
Black or African American 1,050 846 1,896 3%
Asian-American 37 161 198 313%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 0 1 1 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 60 72 132 91%
Hispanic American 438 307 745 64%
Two or more races 147 153 300 69%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 93.18%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 57%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 53%

ACT

Composite Average: 18.2 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 250 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 17.3
Mathematics: 18.3
Reading: 18.5
Science: 18.3

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 60.7%
Mathematics Proficiency: 94.1%
English Proficiency: 47.5%
Science Proficiency: 62%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 803
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 721
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

George County High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,955.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,955

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,531

Federal

Per-student Spending: $222

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