Williams School

  • Williams School serves 57 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Williams School's student population of 57 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williams School's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Williams School is 0.26, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#684 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
85%
49%
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White
13%
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 Williams School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.260.58
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Graduation Rate≤20%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Williams School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMDHS DIVISION OF YOUTH SERVICES School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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