Middle School Of Poplarville

6 Spirit Street
Poplarville, MS 39470
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Middle School Of Poplarville serves 424 students in grades 6-8.
Middle School Of Poplarville placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher 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 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Middle School Of Poplarville places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Middle School Of Poplarville's student population of 424 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Middle School Of Poplarville is ranked within the top 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 Middle School Of Poplarville is 0.28, 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
#269 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
11%
48%
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White
84%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoplarville Separate School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Middle School Of Poplarville is Poplarville Junior Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lumberton Elementary School (12.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poplarville Lower Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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