Huey L. Porter Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
551 Finney Road
Canton, MS 39046
Phone
(601) 407-1819
District
CANTON PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
County
MADISON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
347
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.2% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Huey L. Porter Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 42
Proficiency in Reading 24 38
Proficiency in Math 31 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 26 41
Proficiency in Reading 26 34
Proficiency in Math 25 48

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 17 38
Proficiency in Reading 13 35
Proficiency in Math 20.168067 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.61
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 125 36.0%
Grade 7 111 32.0%
Grade 8 103 29.7%
Total 347 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.9% 0.8% 45.2%
Black 88.2% 89.8% 49.3%
Hispanic 11.0% 9.3% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,802 2,984,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 118.5 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.1% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.3% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,361 1,103,514
Single Parent Households With Children 22.6% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.7% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.2% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.0% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.5% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.8% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.4% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 22.3% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,443 $15,919,269 37.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $377 $1,350,791 3.2%
Staff $692 $2,479,436 5.8%
General Administration $293 $1,049,819 2.5%
School Administration $459 $1,644,597 3.9%
Operation $808 $2,895,064 6.8%
Transportation $342 $1,225,386 2.9%
Other $372 $1,332,876 3.1%
Total Support $3,344 $11,981,552 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,075 $14,600,725 34.4%
Total Expenditures $11,862 $42,501,546 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%