Jefferson County High School in Fayette, MS - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    402
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    25 2.6
  • Ranking

Jefferson County High School is a public 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 25 reviews written and they have been mostly negative.

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

Ratings and Reviews
2.6 from 25 reviews
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    • 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.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: What makes this school so unique is the teachers that work there. They make you feel as if you do matter. If I have to do it all over again, I wouldn't choose no other school but this one.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Teachers: Teachers at our school are very welcoming and helpful.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The Jefferson County High School genuinely is a school of family. If you, as a student, attend school here, obey the teachers, and complete assignments effectively and on time, you have nothing to worry about. I would say that its is very traditional and executes procedures strictly by the book. Overall, my experience at the Jefferson County High School was unforgettable.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: The Tigers of Jefferson County are well-known in the community. The community support them on their journey to take on another school.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

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

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 Amite County High School Franklin High School Hazlehurst High School Port Gibson High School Wilkinson County High School
African American 99.0% 15.0% 81.0% 49.0% 96.0% 99.0% 100%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 25.0% 1.0% 0% 3.0% 0% 0%
White 0% 51.0% 16.0% 49.0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 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