Gary Road Intermediate School

7255 Gary Road
Byram, MS 39272
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gary Road Intermediate School serves 918 students in grades 3-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 36% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Gary Road Intermediate 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 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Gary Road Intermediate School's student population of 918 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students918 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Gary Road Intermediate 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 Gary Road Intermediate School is 0.20, 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
#444 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
89%
48%
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White
9%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.200.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHinds County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gary Road Intermediate School is Forest Hill High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Byram Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gary Road Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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