Potts Camp High School (9-12)

Potts Camp High School (9-12) serves 204 students in grades 9-12.
Potts Camp High School (9-12) 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Potts Camp High School (9-12) places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Potts Camp High School (9-12)'s student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Potts Camp High School (9-12) 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 diversity score of Potts Camp High School (9-12) is 0.56, 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 Testing Rank
#695 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
40%
48%
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White
53%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.58
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshall County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Potts Camp High School (9-12) is Hickory Flat Attendance Center (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Potts Camp Middle School (4-8) (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Reid School (k-3) (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Potts Camp Mary Reid School (k-3) Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 218 students
    0.6 miles
    160 Pontotoc Avenue
    Potts Camp, MS 38659
    (662) 333-7774
    0.6 K-3 218
  • Potts Camp Potts Camp Middle School (4-8) Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 313 students
    0.7 miles
    7050 Church Avenue
    Potts Camp, MS 38659
    (662) 333-6354
    0.7 4-8 313
  • Hickory Flat Hickory Flat Attendance Center Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 578 students
    6.3 miles
    26 Rebel Dr.
    Hickory Flat, MS 38633
    (662) 333-7731
    6.3 K-12 578
  • Holly Springs Holly Springs Primary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 416 students
    11.3 miles
    405 South Maury Street
    Holly Springs, MS 38635
    (662) 252-1768
    11.3 PK-3 416
  • Potts Camp Alternative Learning School Alternative School

    11.9 miles
    122 S. Spring St.
    Potts Camp, MS 38659
    (662) 252-4271
    11.9 n/a n/a

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