Potts Camp High School (4-12)

7050 Church Avenue
Potts Camp, MS 38659
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 433 students in grades 4-12, Potts Camp High School (4-12) ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than 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 (2024)

  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • : ≥90% (Top 30% in MS)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • : 30% (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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Attribute

School Overview

Potts Camp High School (4-12)'s student population of 433 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-12
Total Students
433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Potts Camp High School (4-12) ranks within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Potts Camp High School (4-12) is 0.53, 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
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State Level (MS)
#413 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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31%
37%
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30%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
30%
47%
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White
62%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Potts Camp High School (4-12) and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
6%
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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 Potts Camp High School (4-12)'s ranking?
Potts Camp High School (4-12) is ranked #413 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Potts Camp High School (4-12) often compared to?
Potts Camp High School (4-12)is often viewed alongside schools like Byhalia High School (9-12), Holly Springs High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
What is the graduation rate of Potts Camp High School (4-12)?
The graduation rate of Potts Camp High School (4-12) is 90%, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 88%.
How many students attend Potts Camp High School (4-12)?
433 students attend Potts Camp High School (4-12).
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Potts Camp High School (4-12) students are White, 30% of students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Potts Camp High School (4-12)?
Potts Camp High School (4-12) has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Potts Camp High School (4-12) offer ?
Potts Camp High School (4-12) offers enrollment in grades 4-12
What school district is Potts Camp High School (4-12) part of?
Potts Camp High School (4-12) is part of Marshall Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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