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Meridian High School (leave a review)
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+1 (601) 485-3848

2320 32Nd Street

Meridian, Mississippi


About Meridian High School
9th Grade - 12th Grade

Meridian High School is one of 12 schools in the Meridian Public School Dist district of Mississippi.

Meridian High School is a regular school, specialising in 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in Mississippi, this is a relatively large school since it has an enrolment of 1,471 students.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

The average teacher's salary is $42,426, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of $44,306.

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Meridian High School

Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

School-wide program

Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Meridian High School 1471$5,89318$42,4260.17
Marion Park Complex (0.55 miles) 0
Parkview Elementary School (0.69 miles) 514$6,00418$39,1580.07
Magnolia Middle School (0.76 miles) 311$8,73310$39,6300.12
Poplar Springs Elementary School (0.77 miles) 501$7,29216$41,1260.57
George Washington Carver Middle (1.98 miles) 370$6,53713$39,5970.11

Meridian High School

Number of pupils1471
Funding per pupil$5,893
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$42,426
Diversity index0.17

Marion Park Complex (0.55 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Parkview Elementary School (0.69 miles)

Number of pupils514
Funding per pupil$6,004
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$39,158
Diversity index0.07

Magnolia Middle School (0.76 miles)

Number of pupils311
Funding per pupil$8,733
Pupils per teacher10
Average teacher salary$39,630
Diversity index0.12

Poplar Springs Elementary School (0.77 miles)

Number of pupils501
Funding per pupil$7,292
Pupils per teacher16
Average teacher salary$41,126
Diversity index0.57

George Washington Carver Middle (1.98 miles)

Number of pupils370
Funding per pupil$6,537
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$39,597
Diversity index0.11
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Nearest Schools
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Rankings within Mississippi
There are 1,101 schools in Mississippi. Rankings don't always go up to 1,101 because some schools have missing data.
14thlargest school
24thhighest number of FTE teachers
952ndlowest pupil-teacher ratio
508thhighest average teaching salary
1sthighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
573rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
636thhighest diversity index
607thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 5.5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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