Houlka Attendance Center

  • Houlka Attendance Center serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Houlka Attendance Center 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Houlka Attendance Center's student population of 512 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houlka Attendance Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Houlka Attendance Center is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#395 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Houlka Attendance Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
33%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
3%
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Black
39%
49%
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White
58%
45%
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Two or more races
1%
1%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Houlka Attendance Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.520.31
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Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Houlka Attendance Center 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChickasaw County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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