Huey L. Porter Middle School

  • Huey L. Porter Middle School serves 347 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Huey L. Porter Middle School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Huey L. Porter Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Huey L. Porter Middle School is 0.20, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#790 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Huey L. Porter Middle School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Huey L. Porter Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
11%
4%
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Black
89%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Huey L. Porter Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.200.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Huey L. Porter Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton Public Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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