Wayne County High School

1325 Azalea Dr, Waynesboro, MS 39367 | (601) 735-2851
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,058
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1325 Azalea Drive, Waynesboro, MS 39367
School District Details
  • Wayne County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,568
  • Graduation Rate: 63.3%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 3,708

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,058
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 531 (50.2%)
  • Females: 527 (49.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 107 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 734 (69.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 841 (79.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wayne County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wayne County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade28727.1%
10th Grade28126.6%
11th Grade25123.7%
12th Grade22020.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 56%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,144
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Wayne County High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,77226%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,03174%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Wayne County High School performed on average worse than many 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

Algebra I Test
Biology I Test
English II Test
US History Test
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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