Lillie Burney Steam Academy

  • Lillie Burney Steam Academy serves 277 students in grades 6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (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 29% (which is lower 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 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Lillie Burney Steam Academy's student population of 277 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students277 students
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers

School Comparison

  • Lillie Burney Steam Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lillie Burney Steam Academy is 0.15, 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#570 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Hispanic
5%
4%
Black
92%
49%
White
2%
43%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lillie Burney Steam Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.150.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHattiesburg Public Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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