The Belden Center (Closed 2012)

  • The Belden Center served 11 students in grades 5-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 11-19% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 11-19% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 51%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 was lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 45% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-9
Total Students11 students
This chart display total students of The Belden Center by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of The Belden Center by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of The Belden Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)11-19%
60%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)11-19%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Belden Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Belden Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
36%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Belden Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
55%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Belden Center and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Belden Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.570.31
This chart display the diversity score of The Belden Center and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Belden Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Belden Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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