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Diberville Senior High School

Public | 9-12 & ungraded | 1180 students

 
 

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Posted November 19, 2012

Horrible learning environment. Good ole boy system in full effect here. If sports and atheletes getting a free ride instead of an education are your priority, then this is your school. The administration and coaches do whatever they want. We removed our children from here. The worst!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 5, 2011

Went to school here back in the 70's(76-78)8th/9th grade,moved to Miss from Conn.,fit right in,a great school,Go Pirates!


Posted May 25, 2010

Great school, caring teachers - My son has gone to D'Iberville schools since Kindergarten. He will be a senior next year and he really loves his school. Go warriors!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 13, 2009

this school is a Great school not only around football season but overall, the teachers help you a lot and if you want to be around a great atmosphere Diberville has it
—Submitted by a student


Posted January 4, 2009

If you like football this is your school. There is more emphasis on football than learning. Some of the teachers really love educating their students while others including the current principal just sort of glide over the content to get to the weekend.
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 11, 2008

This school is a great school and the best atmosphere. The teachers help the students in any way possible and the students can go to any of them for advice. The problems are like what most others probably experience.
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 7, 2008

I was an exchange student at D'Iberville High School. And I must say, that I enjoyed my time there. Teachers are helpful and the atmosphere is good. Problems are the typical ones that probably every school has.
—Submitted by a student


Posted November 24, 2004

It is as good or better than all area schools. It consistently scores high in testing. Our school is a family.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted November 10, 2004

I graduated from D'Iberville High a few years back, and believe that DHS doesn't provide high school students the right education. If you just want your child to graduate then it's a great school, but it doesn't provide the education needed for higher education. IF you believe your child is going to college in the future, I believe you should enroll your child in a different school.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted May 9, 2004

D'Iberville is a good school for your children to be involved in and you will love for your children to go here and they will remind you that they love this school all the time.
—Submitted by a student


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Writing - Informative Essay

The state average for Writing - Informative Essay was 97% in 2012.

285 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
99%

2011

 
 
98%
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

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 78% in 2013.

226 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
79%
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 63% in 2013.

282 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
93%
English II

The state average for English II was 59% in 2013.

262 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
78%
U.S. History

The state average for U.S. History was 62% in 2013.

274 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
87%

2010

 
 
97%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Subject Assessment Testing Program (SATP) to test students in English II, writing, algebra I, biology I and U.S. history at the completion of each course. Students must pass all parts of the SATP in order to graduate from high school. The SATP 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 pass the test.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 74% 46%
Black 15% 50%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 1%
Hispanic 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
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 49%N/A71%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Biloxi, MS 39532
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