Drew Hunter Middle School

Drew Hunter Middle School serves 93 students in grades 6-8.
Drew Hunter 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Drew Hunter Middle School's student population of 93 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students93 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Drew Hunter 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 Drew Hunter Middle School is 0.24, 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
#594 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
9%
4%
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Black
87%
48%
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White
4%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.240.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower Consolidated School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Drew Hunter Middle School is Ruleville Central High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ruleville Middle School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A W James Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Drew A W James Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
    1.2 miles
    400 South Blvd
    Drew, MS 38737
    (662) 745-8892
    1.2 PK-5 305
  • Ruleville Ruleville Central Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
    5.7 miles
    410 L F Packer Drive
    Ruleville, MS 38771
    (662) 756-4276
    5.7 PK-5 277
  • Ruleville Ruleville Central High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
    5.7 miles
    360 L F Packer Drive
    Ruleville, MS 38771
    (662) 756-4757
    5.7 9-12 395
  • Ruleville Ruleville Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 197 students
    6.0 miles
    250 East Oscar St
    Ruleville, MS 38771
    (662) 756-4698
    6 6-8 197
  • Cleveland D.m. Smith Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 361 students
    11.6 miles
    715 Martin Luther King Dr
    Cleveland, MS 38732
    (662) 843-4355
    11.6 3-6 361

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