Ruleville Middle School

250 East Oscar,

Ruleville, MS, 38771-4116

Tel: (662)756-4698
Grades: 6-8

232 students

Ruleville Middle School serves 232 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Ruleville Middle School operates within the Sunflower County School District.

Overview

The student population of 232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 232 students
Ruleville Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Ruleville Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ruleville Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Ruleville Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
3%
Ruleville Middle School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
93%
50%
Ruleville Middle School Black (1989-2012)
White
3%
45%
Ruleville Middle School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ruleville Middle School Sch Ethnicity Ruleville 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.
0.13 0.63
Ruleville Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
94%
64%
Ruleville Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
1%
8%
Ruleville Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,580 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Sunflower County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 1,580 2,063
Sunflower County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $21 MM
Sunflower County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $15 MM $20 MM
Sunflower County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,146 $9,999
Sunflower County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,004 $9,596
Sunflower County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Ruleville Central High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is D. M. Smith Middle School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ruleville Central Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ruleville Ruleville Central High School
    360 L F Packer Dr
    Ruleville , MS , 38771
    (662)756-4757
    0.4  mi  |  326  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ruleville Ruleville Central Elementary School
    410 L F Packer Dr
    Ruleville , MS , 38771
    (662)756-2548
    0.4  mi  |  333  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Drew A W James Elementary School
    400 South Blvd
    Drew , MS , 38737
    (662)745-8892
    5.6  mi  |  333  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Drew Drew Hunter High School
    10 Swoope Rd
    Drew , MS , 38737
    (662)745-8940
    6  mi  |  207  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Cleveland Cypress Park Elementary School
    725 South Martin Luther King D
    Cleveland , MS , 38732
    (662)846-6152
    9.3  mi  |  281  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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Did You Know?
Sunflower County, MS public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.07, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.63. The most diverse school district in Sunflower County is Drew School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.