Independence High School

3184 Hwy 305, Coldwater, MS 38618 | (662) 233-4691
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 446
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P. O. Box 159, Independence, MS 38638
School District Details
  • Tate County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,881
  • Graduation Rate: 61.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.3
  • Enrolled Students: 3,027

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 446
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 229 (51.3%)
  • Females: 217 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (8.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 255 (57.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 293 (65.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Independence High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black17739.7%
Asian--
Hispanic92.0%
White26058.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Independence High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade11926.7%
10th Grade10623.8%
11th Grade10523.5%
12th Grade10623.8%
Ungraded102.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:53%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,434
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Independence High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,66437%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,80063%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Independence High School

  • Reviewed by Student on January 17, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is a great school! i love ita

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