Bay Waveland Middle School

  • Bay Waveland Middle School serves 439 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bay Waveland Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bay Waveland Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Bay Waveland Middle School's student population of 439 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bay Waveland Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bay Waveland Middle School is 0.49, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#230 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
24%
48%
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White
67%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.490.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay St Louis Waveland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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