Jefferson County High School in Fayette, MS - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    402
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    29 2.9
  • Ranking

Jefferson County High School is a public coed school in Fayette, Mississippi. It has 402 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 62% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 29 reviews written and they have been mixed.

2277 Main St
Fayette, MS 39069
(601) 786-3919

Ratings and Reviews
2.9 from 29 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Health & Safety: I feel safe at school regardless. There has never been a time that I felt uncomfortable, misplaced, or out of place.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Not many after school activities is available other than sport practices but for the most part its GREAT.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I would choose this school again because this school grows on you. The people there are supportive and looking to help and many way they can.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at my schools are very helpful and easy to approach but sometimes we come encounter with those that is not always willing to lend a helping hand.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: The most popular club we have at our school is TSA. We have approximately 90 students in that club. We travel from state to state and compete in all types of categories. TSA stands for technology student association.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
1.00 Jefferson County Elementary School Public, Coed
1.66 Jefferson County Junior High School Public, Coed
1.00 Jefferson County Upper Elementary School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.00 Port Gibson High School 18 mi. 455
3.00 Franklin High School 20 mi. 408
2.00 Amite County High School 42 mi. 429
2.66 Wilkinson County High School 45 mi. 329
1.00 Hazlehurst High School 40 mi. 400

Around Jefferson County High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Jefferson County High School United States Mississippi Amite County High School Franklin High School Hazlehurst High School Port Gibson High School Wilkinson County High School
African American 99.0% 15.0% 49.3% 81.0% 49.0% 96.0% 99.0% 100%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 25.0% 2.9% 1.0% 0% 3.0% 0% 0%
White 0% 51.0% 45.4% 16.0% 49.0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 1.1% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 24.9%
Grade 10 23.4%
Grade 11 23.9%
Grade 12 27.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 20% No