Prentiss High School

2429 Mississippi Ave, Prentiss, MS 39474 | (601) 792-4646
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 462
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  • Mailing Address: P O Box 1168, Prentiss, MS 39474
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: 462
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 230 (49.8%)
  • Females: 232 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 459 (99.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 459 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Prentiss High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black44696.5%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White153.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Prentiss High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade8017.3%
8th Grade9119.7%
9th Grade9119.7%
10th Grade7015.2%
11th Grade6714.5%
12th Grade5311.5%
Ungraded102.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 30%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:58%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,604
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Prentiss High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$28,31928%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,50573%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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