South Delta Middle School

South Delta Middle School serves 231 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% 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 231 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 231 students
South Delta Middle School Total Students (1993-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
South Delta Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2012)
Students by Grade South Delta Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
South Delta Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
South Delta Middle School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
96%
50%
South Delta Middle School Black (1993-2012)
White
2%
45%
South Delta Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Delta Middle School Sch Ethnicity South Delta Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.55
South Delta Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
93%
64%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
3%
8%
South Delta Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 991 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
School District Name South Delta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 991 2,287
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,873 $9,999
District Spending / Student $9,360 $9,596
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Students Grades
  • Rolling Fork South Delta Elementary School
    138 Weathers Ave
    Rolling Fork , MS , 39159
    (662)873-4849
    4.9  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rolling Fork South Delta Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    285 Maple St
    Rolling Fork , MS , 39159
    (662)873-2029
    Vocational School
    5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Rolling Fork South Delta High School
    303 Parkway
    Rolling Fork , MS , 39159
    (662)873-4308
    5.7  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hollandale Simmons High School
    501 West Washington St
    Hollandale , MS , 38748
    (662)827-2228
    13.5  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Hollandale Sanders Elementary School
    502 West Washington St
    Hollandale , MS , 38748
    (662)827-2024
    13.5  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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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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