Wheeler High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
N/A
Algebra Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
10:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 222 Students
  • 22 Teachers

Wheeler High School
318 CR 5011
WHEELER, MS 38880

Phone: (662) 365-2629

District: Prentiss Co School Dist

Overview

At Wheeler High School, the student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Wheeler High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Prentiss 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 222
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 68%
Full-Time Teachers 22

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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 61%
Proficient in Algebra 98%
College Readiness Index N/A

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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 4
Total Students 1,212
Proficient in English (district average) 61%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) N/A

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