28 Jones Road
Grenada, MS 38901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Grenada Middle School serves 961 students in grades 6-8.
Grenada Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grenada Middle School's student population of 961 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
961 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Grenada Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Grenada Middle School is 0.53, 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
#250 out of 816 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
49%
48%
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White
48%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 961 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 30%)

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