PROFICIENCY 45% 60% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
42%CLINTON PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
42%Clinton
28%Mississippi

Clinton High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "CLINTON PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST" in Clinton, MS. There are a total of 1,038 students and 55 teachers at Clinton High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 342 free lunch students and 75 reduced lunch students.

Clinton High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 44.5%, which is 60% higher than the Mississippi average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1038
Teachers54.55
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch342
Reduced lunch75

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment277
Taking some courses89
Taking some courses (not tests)185
Passing some courses44
Passing no courses47

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Clinton High School, there are a total of 277 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 89 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20-24%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All67%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School67%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Clinton High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMississippiNational
Caucasian 37.3% 39.7% 47.0% 51.1%
African American 55.0% 52.7% 48.1% 15.9%
Asian 4.6% 4.9% 1.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 2.3% 3.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Northside Elementary54%0.4Clinton, MS
Eastside Elementary40%0.4Clinton, MS
Clinton Jr Hi School47%1.3Clinton, MS
Sumner Hill Jr Hi School14%1.5Clinton, MS
John Hopkins Elementary School9%2.6Jackson, MS
Lovett Elementary School42%2.8Clinton, MS
Raines Elementary School5%3.4Jackson, MS
Northwest Middle School66%3.4Jackson, MS
French Elementary School12%4.6Jackson, MS
Van Winkle Elementary School12%5.0Jackson, MS
Lake Elementary School20%5.2Jackson, MS
Dawson Elementary School10%5.2Jackson, MS

Clinton demographics profile

StatisticClintonMississippiNational
Population25,4112,989,192318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6076291
Median age35.936.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%54%55%
Speak English91%96%79%
Speak Spanish3%2%13%

Education level achieved in Clinton

IndexClintonMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade89.1%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school88.6%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college73.3%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.7%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.8%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.3%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Clinton High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.