1200 Garrard Avenue, P.o. Box
Greenwood, MS 38930
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Greenwood Middle School serves 394 students in grades 7-8.
Greenwood Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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

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School Overview

Greenwood Middle School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
394 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Greenwood Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Greenwood Middle School is 0.06, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#462 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Greenwood 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
97%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Greenwood Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.06
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Greenwood 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 (13-14)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Greenwood 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I will be attending this school next year no I don't have an experience, but I hope that it will be an awesome year next year because next year I'm going all out for tiger pride by being a cheerleader next year I'm also gone be getting ready to attend greenwood high school.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 394 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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