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Holmes County Central High School

Traditional Public School

9749 Brozville Road

Lexington, MS 39095

662-834-2172

Overview

Holmes County Central High School serves 742 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was F. Per student spending for this school is $9,719.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

F

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,719/Child

Demographics

Holmes County Central High School serves 742 students. This high-poverty school body is <5% White and 98.79% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 66
Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Experienced: 62%
In-Field: 81% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 66%

Students
Total Enrollment: 742

By Grade:

  •       9: 186
  •       10: 196
  •       11: 205
  •       12: 155

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 99%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 198
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 63%
In-Field: 82% 
Principals
Total: 12
Experienced: 91%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,641

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 51
  •       K: 150
  •       1: 177
  •       2: 190
  •       3: 200
  •       4: 244
  •       5: 195
  •       6: 221
  •       7: 263
  •       8: 259
  •       9: 186
  •       10: 196
  •       11: 205
  •       12: 155
  •       Other: -51

Community

Holmes County

Total Population: 17,010

  •       Males: 8,090
  •       Females: 8,920

Growth: -11.40%
Number of Households: 6,926
Median Income: $30,003

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 1,364 1,308 2,672 -12%
Black or African American 6,622 7,507 14,129 -12%
Asian-American 22 22 44 47%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 1 0 1 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 17 14 31 63%
Hispanic American 97 105 202 51%
Two or more races 64 69 133 41%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 98.08%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 68%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 44%

ACT

Composite Average: 13.6 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 179 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 11.6
Mathematics: 14.6
Reading: 13.6
Science: 14.3

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 9.4%
Mathematics Proficiency: 0%
English Proficiency: 9.7%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

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

Funding

Holmes County Central High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,719.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,719

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,434

Federal

Per-student Spending: $1,767

Overall Rating

Based on reviews, Holmes County Central High School receives an overall rating of 0 out of 5 stars from MS School Finder users.

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