Water Valley High School

550 Markette St, Water Valley, MS 38965 | (662) 473-2468
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 570
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 647, Water Valley, MS 38965
School District Details
  • Water Valley School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,405
  • Graduation Rate: 53.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 1,314

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 570
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 298 (52.3%)
  • Females: 272 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 336 (58.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 385 (67.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Water Valley High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Water Valley High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade11019.3%
8th Grade9416.5%
9th Grade9216.1%
10th Grade9316.3%
11th Grade9216.1%
12th Grade6210.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:20%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,905
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Water Valley High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,21346%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,69954%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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