Amory Middle School

700 2nd Avenue North
Amory, MS 38821
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Amory Middle School serves 371 students in grades 6-8.
Amory Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Amory Middle School's student population of 371 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Amory Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Amory Middle School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#306 out of 805 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
39%
47%
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White
56%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Amory Middle School's ranking?
Amory Middle School is ranked #306 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
41% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Amory Middle School?
371 students attend Amory Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Amory Middle School students are White, 39% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Amory Middle School?
Amory Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Amory Middle School offer ?
Amory Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Amory Middle School part of?
Amory Middle School is part of Amory School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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