Kosciusko Junior High School

  • Kosciusko Junior High School serves 554 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Kosciusko Junior High School's student population of 554 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students554 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kosciusko Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kosciusko Junior High School is 0.54, 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#185 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
52%
49%
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White
44%
43%
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Diversity Score0.540.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKOSCIUSKO SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kosciusko Kosciusko Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: M
    0.0 miles
    229 West Washington St.
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662)289-1188
    0.0 M n/a
  • Kosciusko Kosciusko Lower Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 499 students
    0.0 miles
    109 Veterans Memorial Drive
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662)289-3364
    0.0 PK-1 499
  • Kosciusko Kosciusko Middle School
    Grades: 2-3 | 418 students
    0.0 miles
    233 South Wells
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662)289-4653
    0.0 2-3 418
  • Kosciusko Kosciusko Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
    0.0 miles
    415 Veterans Memorial Drive
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662)289-2424
    0.0 9-12 617
  • Kosciusko Kosciusko Upper Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 384 students
    0.0 miles
    120 4th Avenue
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662)289-2264
    0.0 4-5 384

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