Puckett Attendance Center

6382 Highway 18
Puckett, MS 39151
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Puckett Attendance Center serves 327 students in grades 7-12.
Puckett Attendance Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Puckett Attendance Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Puckett Attendance Center's student population of 327 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students327 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Puckett Attendance Center
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Puckett Attendance Center is ranked within the top 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 Puckett Attendance Center is 0.34, 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
#403 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
19%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
79%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Puckett Attendance Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.340.58
This chart display the diversity score of Puckett Attendance Center and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Puckett Attendance Center and public school graduation rate of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Puckett Attendance Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRankin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Puckett Attendance Center is Mendenhall High School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mendenhall Junior High School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Puckett Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Puckett Puckett Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 363 students
    1.2 miles
    6382 Hwy 18
    Puckett, MS 39151
    (601) 825-6140
    1.2 K-6 363
  • Mendenhall Simpson County Technical Center Vocational School

    7.8 miles
    3415 Simpson Hwy 49
    Mendenhall, MS 39114
    (601) 847-4000
    7.8 n/a n/a
  • Mendenhall Mendenhall Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 557 students
    10.2 miles
    814 East Street
    Mendenhall, MS 39114
    (601) 847-2621
    10.2 K-4 557
  • Mendenhall Mendenhall High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 570 students
    10.2 miles
    207 Circle Drive
    Mendenhall, MS 39114
    (601) 847-2411
    10.2 9-12 570
  • Mendenhall Mendenhall Junior High School Math: 18% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 381 students
    10.6 miles
    733 Dixie Avenue
    Mendenhall, MS 39114
    (601) 847-2296
    10.6 5-8 381

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