Hazlehurst Middle School

  • Hazlehurst Middle School serves 324 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 11% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Hazlehurst Middle School's student population of 324 students has declined by 72% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 57% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students324 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hazlehurst Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hazlehurst Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hazlehurst Middle School is 0.15, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#708 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
7%
4%
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Black
92%
49%
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White
1%
43%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hazlehurst Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.150.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHAZLEHURST CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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