161 Ramsey Drive
Port Gibson, MS 39150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Port Gibson Middle School serves 301 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 top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

Port Gibson Middle School's student population of 301 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
301 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Port Gibson Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Port Gibson Middle School is 0.02, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#566 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
99%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Port Gibson Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Port Gibson Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 301 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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