Hancock Middle School

7070 Stennis Airport Drive
Kiln, MS 39556
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Hancock Middle School serves 1,088 students in grades 6-8.
Hancock 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 41% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hancock Middle School's student population of 1,088 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,088 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Hancock 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 Hancock Middle School is 0.29, 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
#373 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
9%
48%
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White
84%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.290.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHancock County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hancock Middle School is Hancock High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bay Waveland Middle School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Hancock Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kiln Hancock High School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,342 student
    0.1 miles
    7084 Stennis Airport Drive
    Kiln, MS 39556
    (228) 467-2251
    0.1 9-12 1,342
  • Kiln Hancock County Career Technical Cen Vocational School

    0.5 miles
    7180 Airport Road
    Kiln, MS 39556
    (228) 467-3568
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Kiln East Hancock Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 714 students
    3.4 miles
    4221 Kiln Delisle Rd.
    Kiln, MS 39556
    (228) 255-6637
    3.4 K-5 714
  • Waveland Waveland Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 423 students
    6.2 miles
    1101 St Joseph Street
    Waveland, MS 39576
    (228) 467-6630
    6.2 K-2 423
  • Bay Saint Louis Bay Waveland Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
    6.6 miles
    600 Pine St.
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 463-0315
    6.6 6-8 439

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