Dixie Attendance Center

  • Dixie Attendance Center serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (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 40% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Dixie Attendance Center's student population of 529 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students529 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dixie Attendance Center
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dixie Attendance Center's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dixie Attendance Center is 0.48, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#308 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dixie Attendance Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dixie Attendance Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dixie Attendance Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
66%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dixie Attendance Center and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Dixie Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dixie Attendance Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.480.31
This chart display the diversity score of Dixie Attendance Center and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dixie Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dixie Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForrest County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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