Long Beach Middle School

204 N Cleveland Avenue
Long Beach, MS 39560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Long Beach Middle School serves 499 students in grades 7-8.
Long Beach Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Long Beach Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Long Beach Middle School's student population of 499 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Beach Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Long Beach Middle School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#53 out of 805 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
16%
47%
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White
71%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
12%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Long Beach Middle School's ranking?
Long Beach Middle School is ranked #53 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Long Beach Middle School often compared to?
Long Beach Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pass Christian Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Long Beach Middle School?
499 students attend Long Beach Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Long Beach Middle School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Long Beach Middle School?
Long Beach Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Long Beach Middle School offer ?
Long Beach Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Long Beach Middle School part of?
Long Beach Middle School is part of Long Beach School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 499 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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