Olde Towne Middle School

  • Olde Towne Middle School serves 659 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Olde Towne 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Olde Towne Middle School's student population of 659 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students659 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olde Towne Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olde Towne Middle School is 0.50, 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 School Rank#427 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
4%
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Black
68%
48%
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White
16%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.500.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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