George County Middle School

  • George County Middle School serves 600 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • George County Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • George County Middle School's student population of 600 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George County Middle School is ranked within the top 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 George County Middle School is 0.26, 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#337 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
8%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in George County Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
86%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George County Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.260.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeorge County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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