Bayou View Middle School

  • Bayou View Middle School serves 863 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bayou View Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

Top Placements

Bayou View Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Bayou View Middle School's student population of 863 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students863 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bayou View Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bayou View Middle School is 0.55, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#72 out of 840 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
31%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
3%
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Black
32%
49%
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White
59%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
1%
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Diversity Score0.550.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGulfport School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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