Oak Grove 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2543 Old Hwy.24
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Phone
(601) 264-4634
District
LAMAR COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LAMAR COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1398
Classroom Teachers
86

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Oak Grove Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 42
Proficiency in Reading 51 38
Proficiency in Math 56 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 42
Proficiency in Reading 54 35
Proficiency in Math 68 49

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 38
Proficiency in Reading 48 35
Proficiency in Math 54.0 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.29
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.77
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 493 35.3%
Grade 7 432 30.9%
Grade 8 460 32.9%
Total 1398 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.6% 65.3% 45.2%
Black 38.5% 28.2% 48.8%
Hispanic 7.1% 4.3% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.5% 2.1% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.1% 52.7% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.4% 44.2% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 8.5% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 55,281 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 128.3 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.8% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.6% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.8% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,939 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 12.3% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.0% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.7% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.2% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.7% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.3% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 11.4% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,032 $49,781,576 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $540 $5,342,220 6.0%
Staff $434 $4,293,562 4.8%
General Administration $144 $1,424,592 1.6%
School Administration $521 $5,154,253 5.8%
Operation $765 $7,568,145 8.5%
Transportation $331 $3,274,583 3.7%
Other $85 $840,905 0.9%
Total Support $2,820 $27,898,260 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,180 $11,673,740 13.1%
Total Expenditures $9,032 $89,353,576 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%