Myrtle Attendance Center

1008 Hawk Avenue
Myrtle, MS 38650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
3.00 5 1 (1 review)
Myrtle Attendance Center serves 703 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Myrtle Attendance Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 51% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Myrtle Attendance Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Myrtle Attendance Center's student population of 703 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students703 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Myrtle Attendance Center is ranked within the top 20% 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 Myrtle Attendance Center is 0.30, 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
#158 out of 825 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
13%
48%
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White
83%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.300.58
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Myrtle Attendance Center is Hickory Flat Attendance Center (6.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hickory Flat Hickory Flat Attendance Center Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 578 students
    6.2 miles
    26 Rebel Dr.
    Hickory Flat, MS 38633
    (662) 333-7731
    6.2 K-12 578
  • New Albany New Albany Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,114 student
    6.2 miles
    874 Sam T. Barkley Dr.
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-1840
    6.2 PK-5 1,114
  • Myrtle West Union Attendance Center Math: 68% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-12 | 684 students
    6.7 miles
    1610 St Hwy 30 West
    Myrtle, MS 38650
    (662) 534-6745
    6.7 PK-12 684
  • New Albany New Albany Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    7.8 miles
    400 Apple Street
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-1820
    7.8 6-8 479
  • New Albany New Albany High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 570 students
    8.2 miles
    201 Highway 15 North
    New Albany, MS 38652
    (662) 534-1805
    8.2 9-12 570

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