West Lauderdale Middle School

9916a West Lauderdale Road
Collinsville, MS 39325
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
West Lauderdale Middle School serves 676 students in grades 5-8.
West Lauderdale Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West Lauderdale Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

West Lauderdale Middle School's student population of 676 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students676 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

West Lauderdale Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 West Lauderdale Middle School is 0.32, 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
#195 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
16%
48%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.320.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLauderdale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Lauderdale Middle School is West Lauderdale High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northeast Lauderdale Middle School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Lauderdale Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Collinsville West Lauderdale High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 631 students
    0.0 miles
    9916 West Lauderdale Road
    Collinsville, MS 39325
    (601) 737-2277
    0 9-12 631
  • Meridian West Lauderdale Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-4 | 709 students
    3.2 miles
    10350 Highway 495
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 737-2279
    3.2 K-4 709
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 667 students
    8.8 miles
    7763 Highway 39 North
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 483-3532
    8.8 5-8 667
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 723 students
    10.8 miles
    6750 Newell Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 485-4882
    10.8 K-4 723
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale High School Math: 39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 617 students
    10.8 miles
    702 Briarwood Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601) 679-8523
    10.8 9-12 617

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