Bassfield High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
6.3
Algebra Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 366 Students
  • 26 Teachers

Bassfield High
BASS BURKETT RD
BASSFIELD, MS 39421

Phone: (601) 943-5391

District: Jefferson Davis Co School Dist

Overview

At Bassfield High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bassfield High is 25 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 90 percent. Bassfield High is 1 of 2 high schools in the Jefferson Davis Co School Dist.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 366
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 90%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 99%
Full-Time Teachers 26

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 48%
Proficient in Algebra 89%
College Readiness Index 6.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 837
Proficient in English (district average) 38%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 85%
College Readiness (district average) 5.7

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