Magnolia Middle School

1350 24th Street
Meridian, MS 39305
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Magnolia Middle School serves 306 students in grades 6-8.
Magnolia Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Magnolia Middle School's student population of 306 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Magnolia Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Magnolia Middle School is 0.20, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#555 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
89%
48%
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White
6%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.200.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMeridian School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Magnolia Middle School is Meridian High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwest Junior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkview Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meridian Parkview Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
    0.1 miles
    1225 26th Street
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 484-3616
    0.1 PK-5 486
  • Meridian Ross Collins Vocational Center Vocational School

    0.6 miles
    2640 24th Ave
    Meridian, MS 39302
    (601) 483-3331
    0.6 n/a n/a
  • Meridian Meridian High School Math: 10% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,435 student
    0.8 miles
    2320 32nd Street
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 485-3848
    0.8 9-12 1,435
  • Meridian Marion Park Complex Alternative School

    0.9 miles
    2815 25th St.
    Meridian, MS 39302
    (601) 484-5166
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Meridian Poplar Springs Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    1.4 miles
    4101 27th Avenue
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 484-4455
    1.4 PK-5 473

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