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Amory Elementary School

Public | 3-5 & ungraded | 11 students

 
 

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3 reviews of this school


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Posted January 15, 2009

East Amory is a great, wonderful school. Caring teachers and administators!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 9, 2007

We love the Amory School District, my child has learned so much!!!!!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 16, 2007

This School has great education. The only problem is that safety is not a concern here. Our children are picked on and harassed and when we report it they treat us like we are making it up.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

118 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
46%
Math

The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

119 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
91%

2010

 
 
54%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

121 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
74%

2011

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
55%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

121 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
84%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
65%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

142 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
66%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
51%
Math

The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

143 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
57%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Writing - Informative Essay

The state average for Writing - Informative Essay was 89% in 2012.

135 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
90%

2011

 
 
79%
Scale: % Score 2, 3 or 4

About the tests


Until 2011-2012, terminating in 2012-2013, Mississippi used the Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP) to test students in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing. The MWAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above 2 on the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Science

The state average for Science was 63% in 2013.

141 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
75%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Science Test (MST) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MST is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

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GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 66% 46%
Black 32% 50%
Hispanic 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 62%N/A71%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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305 Easthaven Dr
Amory, MS 38821
Phone: (662) 256-7191

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