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B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B+
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    A-
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
South Tippah School District is an above average, public school district located in Ripley, MS. It has 2,744 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 40% of students are at least proficient in math and 37% in reading.
About South Tippah School District...
Address
402 Greenlee Avenue
Ripley, MS 38663
Telephone
(662) 837-7156
Website

South Tippah School District Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
37%
Percent Proficient - Math
40%
Average Graduation Rate
81%
Average SAT
Average ACT
21
120 responses

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,744
Free or Reduced Lunch
69.7%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$43,735
Teachers in First/Second Year
12.4%

Finances

Total Expenses
$22,745,000
Expenses Per Student
$8,242/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    59%
  • Support Services
    33%
  • Other
    7%
Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    B
  3. Housing
    B+
Median Household Income
$36,442
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$594
National
$949
Median Home Value
$96,400
National
$184,700

South Tippah School District Reviews

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South Tippah School District is being modernized and improving substantially as the years go by. There is great cohesion between all schools involved. South Tippah School District has gone on to revamp its buildings and offer students and parents the best possible k-12 experience. Teachers are passionate about their positions and their source material, coaches are passionate about their student's success, and counselors are prepared to help. South Tippah School District offers transparency for parents, readily welcoming and informing them about school activities and student opportunities. Overall a great school system.
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I love that the South Tippah School district is committed to providing an excellent education to every student. And that it allows community involvement as well. I believe school and parents working together is what it takes for a student to succeed and that's what we have here in The South Tippah School district. Whether it's academically or in sports the students here in The South Tippah School district are encouraged,supported, and given every opportunity to excel.
It is a pretty good school, I somewhat like the school and the way they teach. I like how the teaches and other people challenge your learning.