School Details

Hawkins Middle School

803 Oak St, Forest, MS 39074
(601) 469-1474
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 & ungraded 456 students 17 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

35%
35%
59%
36%
36%
64%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
40%
40%
63%

Mississippi Science Test (MST)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Forest Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

35%
35%
57%
51%
51%
63%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Forest Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

57%
57%
63%
76%
76%
66%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
94%
94%
93%

Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Forest Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

35%
35%
55%
57%
57%
73%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 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.
40%
40%
64%

Mississippi Science Test (MST)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Forest Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

94%
71%
78%

Subject Assessment Testing Program (SATP)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Forest Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hawkins Middle School is a public middle school in Forest. 456 students go to Hawkins Middle School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 90% of the 456 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Hawkins Middle School is 17:1. Lake Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 70% 66%
White, non-Hispanic 16% 18%
Hispanic 13% 16%
Multiracial 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 82%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    i really love this school i love the principal and the cheerleader squad and basketball team

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