Clarkdale Middle School

  • Clarkdale Middle School serves 362 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (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 48% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clarkdale Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Clarkdale Middle School's student population of 362 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clarkdale Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clarkdale Middle School is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#135 out of 835 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
9%
48%
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White
90%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clarkdale Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.180.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLauderdale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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