Independence Middle School (Closed 2011)

The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 41% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 51%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students (09-10)
467 students
This chart display total students of Independence Middle School by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Independence Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
41%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
35%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Independence Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian
(09-10)
n/a
1%
Asian
(09-10)
n/a
1%
Hispanic
(09-10)
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Independence Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Black
(09-10)
39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Independence Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
(09-10)
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Independence Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Independence Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
61%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Independence Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Independence Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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