Tupelo High School

4125 Cliff Gookin Blvd, Tupelo, MS 38801 | (662) 841-8970
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,975
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School District Details
  • Tupelo Public School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,738
  • Graduation Rate: 62.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.3
  • Enrolled Students: 7,453

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,975
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 97.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 956 (48.4%)
  • Females: 1,019 (51.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 131 (6.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 840 (42.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 971 (49.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tupelo High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black95248.2%
Asian351.8%
Hispanic392.0%
White94948.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tupelo High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade55027.8%
10th Grade52826.7%
11th Grade46123.3%
12th Grade38119.3%
Ungraded552.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 43%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:48%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,346
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Tupelo High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,22428%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$46,44172%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Tupelo High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 09, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a parent of students who attended this school and I was very pleased with the academic layout of this system and the numerous extra-curricula entities available to students.

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