School Details

Starkville High School

Traditional Public School

603 Yellowjacket Drive

Starkville, MS 39759

662-324-4130

Overview

Starkville High School serves 1064 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $11,047.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$11,047/Child

Demographics

Starkville High School serves 1064 students. This high-poverty school body is 31.39% White and 64.47% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 69
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 90% 
Principals
Total: 4
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,064

By Grade:

  •       9: 420
  •       10: 440
  •       11: 314
  •       12: 282
  •       Special Secondary: 28
  •       Other: -420

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       Asian-American: 3%
  •       African-American: 64%
  •       Hispanic: 1%
  •       White: 31%
  •       Other: 0%

District

Teachers
Total: 349
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 65%
In-Field: 96% 
Principals
Total: 17
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 4,906

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 68
  •       K: 415
  •       Special Elementary: 25
  •       1: 368
  •       2: 329
  •       3: 350
  •       4: 382
  •       5: 356
  •       6: 361
  •       7: 391
  •       8: 378
  •       9: 377
  •       10: 440
  •       11: 314
  •       12: 282
  •       Special Secondary: 55
  •       Other: 15

Community

Oktibbeha County

Total Population: 49,587

  •       Males: 24,750
  •       Females: 24,837

Growth: 4.02%
Number of Households: 18,820
Median Income: $44,234

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 14,895 13,616 28,511 0%
Black or African American 8,496 10,134 18,630 7%
Asian-American 935 705 1,640 39%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 29 11 40 74%
Native American and Alaska Native 67 68 135 36%
Hispanic American 412 447 859 26%
Two or more races 328 303 631 23%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 83.43%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 65%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 54%

ACT

Composite Average: 17 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 269 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 16.1
Mathematics: 16.5
Reading: 17.5
Science: 17.5

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 18.7%
Mathematics Proficiency: 24.8%
English Proficiency: 28.9%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

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

Funding

Starkville High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $11,047.

Total

Per-student Spending: $11,047

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $10,257

Federal

Per-student Spending: $647

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