Natchez Freshman Academy

208 Lynda Lee Drive
Natchez, MS 39120
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Natchez Freshman Academy serves 181 students in grades 9.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 ≥50% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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Natchez Freshman Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Natchez Freshman Academy's student population of 181 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Natchez Freshman Academy is 0.13, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
20-29%
31%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
93%
48%
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White
6%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.130.58
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Graduation Rate
<50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatchez-Adams School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Natchez Freshman Academy is Natchez Early College Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert Lewis Magnet School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph L Frazier Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Natchez Natchez Early College Academy Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 157 students
    0.0 miles
    319 Seargent Printiss Dr.
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2865
    0 9-12 157
  • Natchez Career And Technology Center Vocational School

    0.2 miles
    315 Seargent Prentiss Drive
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2902
    0.2 n/a n/a
  • Natchez Central School Alternative School

    0.7 miles
    208 Lynda Lee Drive
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2941
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Natchez Joseph L Frazier Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 522 students
    1.3 miles
    1445 George F. West Boulevard
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2885
    1.3 K-5 522
  • Natchez Robert Lewis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 390 students
    1.5 miles
    1221 Martin Luther King Street
    Natchez, MS 39120
    (601) 445-2926
    1.5 6-8 390

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