7050 Church Avenue
Potts Camp, MS 38659
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Potts Camp High School (4-12) serves 451 students in grades 4-12.
Potts Camp High School (4-12) 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-12
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Potts Camp High School (4-12) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Potts Camp High School (4-12)'s student population of 451 students has grown by 118% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 106% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-12
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Potts Camp High School (4-12) 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 Potts Camp High School (4-12) is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#411 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
28%
48%
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White
62%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
85%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-12
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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