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Welcome to Clarkdale High

WE ARE CLARKDALE!

We are trying to build leaders, one student at a time.
 
Clarkdale High School offers a variety of extracurricular and educational services to over 450 students in grades 7-12. CHS is located in Meridian, Mississippi, and is operated by the Lauderdale County School District. Our mascot is a Bulldog and our school colors are maroon and white.  
 
MISSION STATEMENT
We will provide a safe environment where ALL are challenged, held accountable, guided, and nurtured.
 
VISION
Clarkdale graduates will possess the work ethic and desire to succeed in EVERY aspect of life.
 
GOALS
All of our decisions and actions are guided by the following principles:
    -Integrity
    -Trust
    -Accountability
    -Discipline
    -Selflessness
    -Commitment

Events Calendar

Mighty Bulldogs Band Camp

Small but mighty is the perfect description for the Bulldogs Band! Get ready for a spirited showcase of talent and entertainment. Click on the attached link to hear from some of the members.

NEW DEVELOPMENT: CTE Center Construction Plans Announced

Exciting news! Construction is set to start on the first-ever LCSD Career & Technical Education Center. The amended plans for the center are designed to accommodate future expansion. We’re thrilled about the opportunities that this venture will offer our students. We’re #FutureFocused and committed to #LCSDExcellence. Click on the attached link to learn more about this incredible effort.

Show Your Bulldog Pride!

We are counting down the days til Friday Night Lights 🏈🏈🏈
Show your Bulldog Pride with a Clarkdale Football sign in your yard or at your business!
Ordering instructions are on the flyer.

2024-2025 Online Registration Details

As we prepare for another year of growth, learning, and endless possibilities, here's a reminder about online registration for the 2024-25 school year. Registration Dates: July 1-22. Click on the attached links to learn more about the documents that will be needed, residency questions and more.

Facts & Numbers

  • A District's Grade Rating
  • 86.4% Graduation Rate
  • $5 Million in Scholarships Awarded
  • 57 National Board Certified Teachers
  • 74.6% Post-Secondary Enrollment
  • 18.2 Average Composite LCSD ACT score
  • 82.9% Experienced Teachers
  • 50.9% Bachelor Degree Recipients
  • 44.9% Master Degree Recipients
  • 99.2% Pass Rate for Dual Credit Enrollment
  • 97.4% LCSD Pass Rate for Third Grade Reading Assessment
  • 68.1% score Silver & Higher on ACT WorkKeys
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