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Mooreville High School

Public | 9-12 & ungraded | 415 students


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Posted September 6, 2014

Worst school ever! I went there my whole K-12 and hated it! Then my kids had to go there cause they said I couldn't pay tuition for them to go somewhere else. My kids hate it. Mooreville is all about money. If you got it then you got it made if not you don't. When I went there was teachers sleeping around with others and the coaches sleeping with students and those same ones are still there . But of course the school system doesn't want anyone to know about that. The kids that have it made can wear whatever they want and walk around with cell phones all the time. When my children would have their phones took away or sent home for something they wore. My review of the school is worst school ever!! Really wouldn't even give it one star.
—Submitted by a parent

Posted July 26, 2013

I went to Mooreville all my life. I must say K-5th wasn't bad, but I was just a kid. When I hit 6th grade things went down hill. By my 8th grade year I hated it more than ever! There were so many teachers who decided if they liked you based on your popularity or appearance. I hated it. Mooreville was extremely judgemental and harsh.... Favoritism was also an issue. The academics were good, but when it came to socializing.. Mooreville isn't very good!

Posted September 12, 2009

Mooreville is an awesome school. i love the teachers and the whole student body. My favorite teacher was either Mrs. Jan Venetis or Mrs. Debbie Jones. These women taught me alot of usual information from how to write your name to the studies of einstein. I love yall very much and miss yall. :)
—Submitted by a student

Posted May 12, 2009

I think the school is pretty average. I like the freedom we have, unlike many big schools. I like some ofthe teachers and students. The principal is like the all time best! If 15 years from now, someone asks me what i liked most about the high school, it would be the principal. He works with you to help you graduate, and he has a big heart!! The sports aren't so great... cheaters!

Posted November 12, 2008

i love this school! the teachers are great! they understand that some of us dont get things quiet as easily as others & strives to help us in what we need. everything is easy to find, campus-wise. i also like it b/c its smaller & everyone knows everyone! a great place to find a wide variety of friends.
—Submitted by a student

Posted May 5, 2006

It is a perfect school for your children. Great staff, saftey, athletics and learning programs. My husband and I graduated there in the same year. My husband attended k-12 and I was there from 3rd-12. I recommend this school highly. It has new buildings. Lunchroom, Elementary, playground. Great all around! We will enroll our chidren there as soon as they are old enough to attend!
—Submitted by a former student

Posted January 31, 2005

Mooreville school is my favorite school that I have been to. It has a great academic program and has plenty of sports, art classes, and music.
—Submitted by a former student

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Writing - Informative Essay

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

105 students were tested at this school in 2012.




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.

82 students were tested at this school in 2013.








Biology I

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

122 students were tested at this school in 2013.








English II

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

77 students were tested at this school in 2013.








U.S. History

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

102 students were tested at this school in 2013.








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 92% 46%
Black 6% 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 47%N/A71%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Cr 1409/1429
Mooreville, MS 38857
Phone: (662) 680-4894


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