Lawrence County High School

713 Thomas East Jolly Dr, Monticello, MS 39654 | (601) 587-4910
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 647
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  • Mailing Address: P. O. Box 488, Monticello, MS 39654
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: 647
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 324 (50.1%)
  • Females: 323 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 365 (56.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 433 (66.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lawrence County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black28544.0%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic40.6%
White35755.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lawrence County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade19430.0%
10th Grade17927.7%
11th Grade13120.2%
12th Grade13120.2%
Ungraded121.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 39%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:39%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 9 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,478
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Lawrence County High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,47946%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,94454%
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 Lawrence County High School performed on average about the same as 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
201074.8%74.8%70.3%
200955.1%55.1%62.7%
 
Biology I Test
201072.3%72.3%64.9%
200956.8%56.8%63.2%
 
English II Test
201054.7%54.7%50.7%
200954.0%54.0%48.7%
 
US History Test
201057.0%57.0%58.2%
200954.7%54.7%62.8%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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