Cleveland Central High School
300 W Sunflower Rd, Cleveland, MS
School districtCleveland School District
PrincipalBrian Foster
Staff50.79 (FTE)[1]
Enrollment911 (2018-19)[1]
Student to teacher ratio17.94[1]
Color(s)Purple, Black   

For other schools, see Cleveland High School (disambiguation)

Cleveland Central High School is a public high school in Cleveland, Mississippi. The sole high school of the Cleveland School District, it serves Cleveland, Boyle, Renova, and Merigold.[2]

It was formed in 2017 as a consolidation of Cleveland High School and East Side High School. It occupies the former Cleveland High School and Margaret Green Junior High School.[3] The schools consolidated due to an order from U.S. federal judge Debra M. Brown.[4]


Currently, Cleveland Central High School competes in the Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) 5A athletics in 13 different sports: Soccer, Cross Country, Track and Field, Football, Basketball, Swimming, Baseball, Softball, Cheerleading, Dance, Volleyball, Powerlifting, and Bowling as well as a competitive marching and concert band program.


  1. ^ a b c "CLEVELAND CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved January 20, 2021.
  2. ^ "SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP (2010 CENSUS): Bolivar County, MS" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  3. ^ Home. (). Cleveland School District. Retrieved on July 2, 2017.
  4. ^ Harris, Bracey (2017-05-22). "Looking to tomorrow: Last commencements held for Cleveland, East Side High Schools". The Clarion-Ledger. Retrieved 2017-07-03.