Hattiesburg 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
301 Hutchinson Ave
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone
(601) 544-0811
District
HATTIESBURG PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
County
FORREST COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1079
Classroom Teachers
80

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

3

(10 is best)

Better than 24.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Hattiesburg High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24.36 42
Proficiency in Reading 28.26 40
Proficiency in Math 20.454545 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.55
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.13
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 259 24.0%
Grade 10 304 28.2%
Grade 11 263 24.4%
Grade 12 203 18.8%
Total 1079 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.2% 3.8% 45.2%
Black 94.8% 91.5% 49.3%
Hispanic 1.7% 4.0% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.4% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 38,805 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,581.8 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.1% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.0% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.2% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,746 1,104,412
Single Parent Households With Children 18.5% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.8% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.8% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.2% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.3% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 26.4% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,685 $25,309,620 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $552 $2,457,504 5.3%
Staff $648 $2,884,896 6.2%
General Administration $346 $1,540,392 3.3%
School Administration $590 $2,626,680 5.7%
Operation $837 $3,726,324 8.0%
Transportation $304 $1,353,408 2.9%
Other $443 $1,972,236 4.3%
Total Support $3,720 $16,561,440 35.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,004 $4,469,808 9.6%
Total Expenditures $10,408 $46,336,416 100.0%
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%