700 2nd Avenue North
Amory, MS 38821
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Amory Middle School serves 399 students in grades 6-8.
Amory Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Amory Middle School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Amory Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Amory Middle School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#230 out of 816 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
34%
48%
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White
64%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 50%)

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