School Details

Guntown Middle School

Traditional Public School

1539 Main St.

Guntown, MS 38849

662-348-8801

Overview

Guntown Middle School serves 765 students in grades 6-8. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $7,335.

Grades

6

7

8

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,335/Child

Demographics

Guntown Middle School serves 765 students. This high-poverty school body is 76.47% White and 17.91% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 49
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 81%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 765

By Grade:

  •       Special Elementary: 11
  •       6: 235
  •       7: 262
  •       8: 257

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 18%
  •       Hispanic: 1%
  •       White: 76%
  •       Two or More: 4%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 472
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 80%
In-Field: 98% 
Principals
Total: 28
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 6,389

By Grade:

  •       K: 421
  •       Special Elementary: 28
  •       1: 521
  •       2: 482
  •       3: 463
  •       4: 476
  •       5: 484
  •       6: 510
  •       7: 530
  •       8: 516
  •       9: 522
  •       10: 510
  •       11: 476
  •       12: 404
  •       Special Secondary: 46

Community

Lee County

Total Population: 85,436

  •       Males: 40,792
  •       Females: 44,644

Growth: 3.05%
Number of Households: 32,086
Median Income: $57,936

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 27,633 29,459 57,092 -2%
Black or African American 12,077 14,037 26,114 14%
Asian-American 384 443 827 53%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 12 15 27 17%
Native American and Alaska Native 117 121 238 38%
Hispanic American 1,278 1,056 2,334 17%
Two or more races 569 569 1,138 27%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 41.9%
English Proficiency: 35.4%
Science Proficiency: 53.7%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 1,043
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Guntown Middle School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,335.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,335

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,904

Federal

Per-student Spending: $388

Overall Rating

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