Greenwood High School

1209 Garrard Ave, Greenwood, MS 38930 | (662) 455-7450
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 719
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  • Mailing Address: 1209 Garrard Avenue, Greenwood, MS 38930
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 719
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 344 (47.8%)
  • Females: 375 (52.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 619 (86.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 662 (92.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Greenwood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black70798.3%
Asian--
Hispanic20.3%
White101.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Greenwood High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade22431.2%
10th Grade16222.5%
11th Grade17123.8%
12th Grade14119.6%
Ungraded212.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 43%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:36%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,828
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Greenwood High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,75443%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,63557%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Greenwood High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on SATP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology I
  • English II
  • US History

SATP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201079.4%82.9%70.3%
200936.0%47.9%62.7%
 
Biology I Test
201060.5%60.5%64.9%
200940.7%40.7%63.2%
 
English II Test
201037.4%37.4%50.7%
200932.2%32.2%48.7%
 
US History Test
201039.2%39.2%58.2%
200949.7%49.7%62.8%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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