1827 Hwy 1
Benoit, MS 38725
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Ray Brooks School serves 206 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Ray Brooks School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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Ray Brooks School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Ray Brooks School's student population of 206 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Ray Brooks 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 Ray Brooks School is 0.06, 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
#792 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
97%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 206 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in MS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06 (Btm 50%)

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