Harrison 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
15600 School Road
Gulfport, MS 39503
Phone
(228) 832-2610
District
HARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST
County
HARRISON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1635
Classroom Teachers
86

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.5% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 39
Proficiency in Reading 43 40
Proficiency in Math 43 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.06
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.13
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 493 30.2%
Grade 10 415 25.4%
Grade 11 373 22.8%
Grade 12 354 21.7%
Total 1635 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.4% 54.8% 45.2%
Black 49.0% 36.4% 48.8%
Hispanic 4.1% 5.5% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 2.7% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 69.5% 69.1% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.1% 62.4% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 6.7% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 97,142 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 210.8 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.7% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 11.9% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,224 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 14.2% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.3% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.3% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.8% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.0% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.7% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.2% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 11.9% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,972 $73,451,356 58.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $457 $6,751,261 5.4%
Staff $168 $2,481,864 2.0%
General Administration $118 $1,743,214 1.4%
School Administration $503 $7,430,819 5.9%
Operation $925 $13,665,025 10.8%
Transportation $425 $6,278,525 5.0%
Other $153 $2,260,269 1.8%
Total Support $2,747 $40,581,431 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $804 $11,877,492 9.4%
Total Expenditures $8,524 $125,925,052 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%