Pontotoc High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
4.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.5
English Proficiency
2.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 675 Students
  • 36 Teachers

Pontotoc High School
123 NORTH MAIN ST
PONTOTOC, MS 38863

Phone: (662) 489-1275

District: Pontotoc City Schools

Overview

At Pontotoc High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pontotoc High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 35 percent. Pontotoc High School is the only high school in the Pontotoc City Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 675
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 35%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 36

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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 60%
Proficient in Algebra 57%
College Readiness Index 4.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Remote Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

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 675
Proficient in English (district average) 60%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 4.0

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