Amite County High School is located in Liberty, MS and is one of 3 schools in Amite County School District. It is a public school that serves 466 students in grades 7-12.
Amite County High School did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Mississippi in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Amite County High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Amite County High School
Amite County School is an under-performing school and in need of some leadership. The principals don't seem to know what they are doing and their relationships with the students are too personal which has led to little or no respect for them. Discipline is a problems or should I say the lack of discipline is a problem. Discipline is not applied evenly across the board; they show favoritism towards certain students particularly athletes. I don't recommend moving your student into this district if they are academic achievers or have athletic abilities that might wager them a scholarship. Entire system needs overhauling...
by a Parent
on Jun 20, 2012
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Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Amite County High School had 89% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Mississippi had 70% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Amite CO School Dist District Spending
The Amite CO School Dist spends $9,449 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 54% on instruction, 40% on support services, 6% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Amite CO School Dist District
In 2011, Amite County High School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Mississippi average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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