Middle School For The Deaf Secondary serves 51 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 6:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Middle School For The Deaf Secondary's student population of 51 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
51 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Middle School For The Deaf Secondary is 0.39, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤20%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
≤20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
76%
48%
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White
18%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
<50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Middle School For The Deaf Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 51 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : <50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39 (Btm 50% in MS)

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