Armstrong Middle School

  • Armstrong Middle School serves 1,223 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Armstrong Middle School's student population of 1,223 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,223 students
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Armstrong Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Armstrong Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Armstrong Middle School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#519 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Asian
3%
1%
Black
68%
49%
White
29%
43%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Armstrong Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.460.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
70%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStarkville- Oktibbeha Cons Sd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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