Perry Central High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9899 Hwy 98 East
New Augusta, MS 39462
Phone
(601) 964-3235
District
PERRY CO SCHOOL DIST
County
PERRY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
294
Classroom Teachers
18

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 65.9% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Perry Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48.53 42
Proficiency in Reading 52.94 40
Proficiency in Math 44.117647 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.44
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.10
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 91 31.0%
Grade 10 65 22.1%
Grade 11 78 26.5%
Grade 12 56 19.0%
Total 294 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.6% 70.4% 45.2%
Black 33.7% 27.8% 49.3%
Hispanic 1.7% 1.7% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.2% 83.6% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.9% 74.1% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.2% 9.5% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,392 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 15.9 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.0% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.7% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.8% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,195 1,104,412
Single Parent Households With Children 10.8% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 80.1% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.6% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.4% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.6% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.0% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 20.0% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,269 $6,826,941 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $488,961 3.7%
Staff $243 $264,627 2.0%
General Administration $433 $471,537 3.5%
School Administration $777 $846,153 6.3%
Operation $1,696 $1,846,944 13.8%
Transportation $664 $723,096 5.4%
Other $384 $418,176 3.1%
Total Support $4,646 $5,059,494 37.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,367 $1,488,663 11.1%
Total Expenditures $12,283 $13,376,187 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%