Alcorn Central High School

8 Cr 254, Glen, MS 38846
(662) 286-8720
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 & ungraded 409 students 14 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

96%
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97%

Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP) to test students in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing. The MWAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above 2 on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Alcorn School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
86%
78%
73%
79%
63%
58%
68%
59%
50%
57%
62%

Subject Assessment Testing Program (SATP)

In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Subject Assessment Testing Program (SATP) to test students in English II, writing, algebra I, biology I and U.S. history at the completion of each course. Students must pass all parts of the SATP in order to graduate from high school. The SATP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Alcorn School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Alcorn Central High School is a public high school in Glen. 409 children attend Alcorn Central High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 54% of the 409 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Alcorn Central High School is 14:1. Corinth High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 99% 94%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.7% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%
Multiracial 0.2% 1%
Hispanic 0.2% 1%
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54% 61%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    Alcorn Central High School is amazing!!! Down to earth people who are friendly. Best school!!

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