Singing River Academy

  • Singing River Academy serves 472 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Singing River Academy's student population of 472 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Singing River Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Singing River Academy is 0.63, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#397 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
14%
4%
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Black
48%
49%
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White
35%
43%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Singing River Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.630.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Singing River Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePASCAGOULA GAUTIER SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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