Oak Grove High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,750
College Readiness Index
21.0
Algebra Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,486 Students
  • 91 Teachers

Oak Grove High School
5198 OLD HWY11
HATTIESBURG, MS 39402

Phone: (601) 264-0690

District: Lamar County School District

Overview

Oak Grove High School is ranked 2nd within Mississippi. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Oak Grove High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 38 percent. Oak Grove High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Lamar County School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1750
State Rank
#2

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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 1,486
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 38%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 41%
Full-Time Teachers 91

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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 73%
Proficient in Algebra 91%
College Readiness Index 21.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe 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 3
Total Students 2,484
Proficient in English (district average) 68%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 84%
College Readiness (district average) 11.4

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