South Delta Middle School

South Delta Middle School serves 218 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
South Delta Middle School operates within the South Delta School District.

Overview

The student population of 218 students has declined by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 218 students
South Delta Middle School Total Students (1993-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
South Delta Middle School Total Teachers (1993-2013)
Students by Grade South Delta Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
South Delta Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2013)
Black
99%
50%
South Delta Middle School Black Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups South Delta Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.31
South Delta Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
64%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
8%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 919 students has decreased by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,873 is less than the state average of $9,999. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,360 is less than the state average of $9,596. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name South Delta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 919 2,147
South Delta   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
South Delta   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
South Delta   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,873 $9,999
South Delta   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,360 $9,596
South Delta   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Delta Vocational Complex High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hollandale Alternative Program (13.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Delta Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta Elementary School
    138 Weathers Ave
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-4849
    4.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 424 students                      
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    285 Maple St
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-2029
    Vocational School

    5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • Rolling ForkSouth Delta High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    303 Parkway
    Rolling ForkMS 39159
    (662)873-4308
    5.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 277 students                      
  • HollandaleSimmons High School
    501 West Washington St
    HollandaleMS 38748
    (662)827-2228
    13.5 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 312 students                      
  • HollandaleSanders Elementary School
    502 West Washington St
    HollandaleMS 38748
    (662)827-2024
    13.5 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 374 students                      

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  • Recommended October 06, 2012 - The staff is excellent; the administrators are supportive. The students are receptive to learning. - Posted by Teacher

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