Baxterville School

  • Baxterville School serves 259 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Baxterville School's student population of 259 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baxterville School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baxterville School is 0.06, which is less 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#323 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baxterville School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
1%
49%
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White
97%
43%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baxterville School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.060.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baxterville School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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