Calhoun City Middle School

207 North Jackson
Calhoun City, MS 38916
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Calhoun City Middle School serves 260 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Calhoun City Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Calhoun City Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Calhoun City Middle School's student population of 260 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Calhoun City Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Calhoun City Middle School is 0.59, which is more 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
#521 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
42%
48%
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White
49%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Calhoun City Middle School is Calhoun City High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vardaman High School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun City Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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