Belmont School

9 School Drive
Belmont, MS 38827
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Belmont School serves 880 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 57% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Belmont 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 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Belmont School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Belmont School's student population of 880 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students880 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

Belmont School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Belmont School is 0.27, 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
#58 out of 825 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
11%
4%
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Black
2%
48%
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White
85%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.270.58
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTishomingo County SP Mun School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Belmont School is Red Bay High School (6.8 miles away)
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