Houston High School

634 Starkville Rd, Houston, MS 38851 | (662) 456-3320
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 509
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P. O. Box 568, Houston, MS 38851
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Houston R-I School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,774
  • Graduation Rate: 56.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 1,933

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 509
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 251 (49.3%)
  • Females: 258 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 63 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 262 (51.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 325 (63.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Houston High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Houston High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade16131.6%
10th Grade13827.1%
11th Grade10320.2%
12th Grade9819.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 66%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:31%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,435
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Houston High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,06123%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,21277%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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1 review for Houston High School

  • Reviewed by Student on January 03, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Houston High School, needs to be upgraded more. Just because the superintendent is fixing the inside, the overall inside view, from the student point of view isn't very good. It needs more.

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