Utica Elementary / Middle School

  • Utica Elementary / Middle School serves 351 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 28% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Utica Elementary / Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Utica Elementary / Middle School's student population of 351 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students351 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Utica Elementary / Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Utica Elementary / Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Utica Elementary / Middle School 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 Utica Elementary / Middle School is 0.27, 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#463 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Utica Elementary / Middle School 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)
28%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utica Elementary / Middle School 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 Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Utica Elementary / Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
85%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Utica Elementary / Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
10%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Utica Elementary / Middle School 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
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Utica Elementary / Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.270.58
This chart display the diversity score of Utica Elementary / Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Utica Elementary / Middle School 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
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Utica Elementary / Middle School 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 NameHinds County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Utica Elementary / Middle School is Williams School (10.5 miles away)
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