Port Gibson Middle School

161 Ramsey Drive
Port Gibson, MS 39150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Port Gibson Middle School serves 297 students in grades 6-8.
Port Gibson 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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Port Gibson Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Port Gibson Middle School's student population of 297 students has grown by 61% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Port Gibson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Port Gibson Middle School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#695 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
98%
47%
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White
n/a
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
4%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Port Gibson Middle School's ranking?
Port Gibson Middle School is ranked #695 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Port Gibson Middle School?
297 students attend Port Gibson Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Port Gibson Middle School students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Port Gibson Middle School?
Port Gibson Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Port Gibson Middle School offer ?
Port Gibson Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Port Gibson Middle School part of?
Port Gibson Middle School is part of Claiborne Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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