Moorhead Middle School

Tel: (662)246-5680
  • 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Moorhead Middle School operates within the Sunflower County Consolidate School District.

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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 %Moorhead Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Students by GradeMoorhead Middle School Student 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 2015-2016 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%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Black
100%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsMoorhead Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Moorhead Middle School is Sunflower County Consolidate School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 149 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-2014 school year.
    • Sunflower County Consolidate School District's student population of 1,521 students has decreased by 24% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,037 in this district is less than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has declined by 30% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,355 is less than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four school years.
    School District NameSunflower County Consolidate School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    5
    Number of Students Managed1,5212,008
    Sunflower County Consolidate School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
    52%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
    40%
    56%
    District Total Revenue$14 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$15 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,037$10,065
    District Spending / Student$7,355$10,094
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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