New Hope Middle School

New Hope Middle School serves 616 students in grades 6-8.
New Hope Middle School 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 39% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

New Hope Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

New Hope Middle School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

New Hope Middle School 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 New Hope Middle School is 0.54, 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
#294 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)
39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
41%
48%
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White
54%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLowndes County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Hope Middle School is New Hope High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbus Middle School (10.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Hope Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbus New Hope Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,128 student
    0.4 miles
    199 Enlow Road
    Columbus, MS 39702
    (662) 244-4760
    0.4 PK-5 1,128
  • Columbus New Hope High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 759 students
    1.4 miles
    3419 New Hope Road
    Columbus, MS 39702
    (662) 244-4701
    1.4 9-12 759
  • Columbus Fairview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 285 students
    5.0 miles
    225 Airline Road
    Columbus, MS 39702
    (662) 241-7140
    5 PK-5 285
  • Columbus Columbus High School Math: 23% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,021 student
    5.4 miles
    215 Hemlock Street
    Columbus, MS 39702
    (662) 241-7200
    5.4 9-12 1,021
  • Columbus Sale Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 330 students
    5.5 miles
    520 Warpath Road
    Columbus, MS 39702
    (662) 241-7260
    5.5 PK-5 330

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