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Ripley Middle School

Traditional Public School

718 S. Clayton Street

Ripley, MS 38663

662-837-7959

Overview

Ripley Middle School serves 490 students in grades 5-8. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $7,397.

Grades

5

6

7

8

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,397/Child

Demographics

Ripley Middle School serves 490 students. This high-poverty school body is 52.65% White and 24.29% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 37
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 73%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 490

By Grade:

  •       5: 110
  •       6: 128
  •       7: 133
  •       8: 119

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 24%
  •       Hispanic: 14%
  •       White: 53%
  •       Two or More: 8%
  •       Other: 0%

District

Teachers
Total: 204
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 83%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 10
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,535

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 63
  •       Special Pre-K: 17
  •       K: 206
  •       Special Elementary: 12
  •       1: 173
  •       2: 173
  •       3: 160
  •       4: 173
  •       5: 193
  •       6: 190
  •       7: 222
  •       8: 192
  •       9: 230
  •       10: 182
  •       11: 166
  •       12: 171
  •       Special Secondary: 12

Community

Tippah County

Total Population: 22,015

  •       Males: 10,712
  •       Females: 11,303

Growth: -0.98%
Number of Households: 8,597
Median Income: $45,568

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 8,719 9,090 17,809 -3%
Black or African American 1,758 1,929 3,687 3%
Asian-American 25 37 62 82%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 4 3 7 133%
Native American and Alaska Native 43 53 96 22%
Hispanic American 534 531 1,065 8%
Two or more races 163 191 354 30%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 44%
English Proficiency: 28.5%
Science Proficiency: 44.6%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 1,667
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 1,061
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: 12
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Ripley Middle School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,397.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,397

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,619

Federal

Per-student Spending: $384

Overall Rating

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