Kossuth Middle School

  • Kossuth Middle School serves 431 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 40% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Kossuth Middle School's student population of 431 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students431 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Kossuth Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Kossuth Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Kossuth Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kossuth Middle School is 0.04, 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#204 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kossuth 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)
40%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kossuth 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 Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kossuth Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kossuth Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kossuth Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
98%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kossuth Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kossuth Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.040.31
This chart display the diversity score of Kossuth Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kossuth 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kossuth Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlcorn Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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