Coleman Middle School

400 Dr. Martin Luther King Blv
Greenville, MS 38701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 452 students in grades 6-8, Coleman Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 47%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50% in MS
  • : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Coleman Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Coleman Middle School's student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
452 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Coleman Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Coleman Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MS)
#801 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Coleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
8%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Coleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Coleman Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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1%
Asian
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1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Coleman Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hispanic
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4%
Black
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Coleman Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
2%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Coleman Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
0.04
This chart display the diversity score of Coleman Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Coleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Coleman Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Coleman Middle School's ranking?
Coleman Middle School is ranked #801 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Coleman Middle School often compared to?
Coleman Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like T.l. Weston Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% MS state average), while 8% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% MS state average).
How many students attend Coleman Middle School?
452 students attend Coleman Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Coleman Middle School students are Black, and 2% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Coleman Middle School?
Coleman Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Coleman Middle School offer ?
Coleman Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Coleman Middle School part of?
Coleman Middle School is part of Greenville Public Schools School District.

School Reviews

4   9/9/2019
Coleman IS a good school now that Dr.Thomas over here
- Posted by Parent - ROSY
2   2/28/2012
Coleman is a bad school.but still a good one
- Posted by Student/Alumni - leata

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 452 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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