Houlka Attendance Center

  • Houlka Attendance Center serves 506 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 36% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Houlka Attendance Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Houlka Attendance Center's student population of 506 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students506 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Houlka Attendance Center
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Houlka Attendance Center is ranked within the bottom 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 Houlka Attendance Center is 0.55, 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#444 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
40%
48%
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White
54%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.550.58
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Graduation Rate70-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
16%
7%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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