Moorhead Middle School

  • Moorhead Middle School serves 95 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Moorhead 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Moorhead Middle School's student population of 95 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students95 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Moorhead Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Moorhead Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Moorhead Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Moorhead Middle School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Moorhead Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Moorhead Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Black
100%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moorhead Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Scoren/a0.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower County Consolidate School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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