Mary Reid School (K-3)

160 Pontotoc Avenue
Potts Camp, MS 38659
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Mary Reid School (K-3) serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Mary Reid School (K-3) 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower 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 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mary Reid School (K-3) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Mary Reid School (K-3)'s student population of 197 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary Reid School (K-3) is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Mary Reid School (K-3) is 0.54, 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
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#580 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
29%
47%
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White
61%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
4%
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 Mary Reid School (K-3)'s ranking?
Mary Reid School (K-3) is ranked #580 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 20-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Mary Reid School (K-3)?
197 students attend Mary Reid School (K-3).
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Mary Reid School (K-3) students are White, 29% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary Reid School (K-3)?
Mary Reid School (K-3) has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mary Reid School (K-3) offer ?
Mary Reid School (K-3) offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3
What school district is Mary Reid School (K-3) part of?
Mary Reid School (K-3) is part of Marshall Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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