Pearl River Central High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
6.1
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 915 Students
  • 57 Teachers

Pearl River Central High School
7407 HWY 11
CARRIERE, MS 39426

Phone: (601) 798-1986

District: Pearl River Co School Dist

Overview

At Pearl River Central High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pearl River Central High School is 15 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent. Pearl River Central High School is the only high school in the Pearl River Co School Dist.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 915
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 8%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 57

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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 52%
Proficient in Algebra 59%
College Readiness Index 6.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 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 1
Total Students 915
Proficient in English (district average) 52%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 59%
College Readiness (district average) 6.1

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