School Details

N R Burger Middle School

174 Wsf Tatum Dr, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
(601) 582-0536
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 & ungraded 602 students 13 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

54%
54%
63%
64%
64%
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.
95%
95%
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
  • Hattiesburg Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

48%
48%
55%
81%
81%
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.
60%
60%
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
  • Hattiesburg Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

93%
66%
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
  • Hattiesburg Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

N R Burger Middle School is a public middle school in Hattiesburg. 602 students go to N R Burger Middle School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 92% of the 602 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at N R Burger Middle School is 13:1. Hawkins Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • Martial arts self defense
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 92% 92%
White, non-Hispanic 5% 5%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.5%
Multiracial 0.2% %
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 89%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    i like this school alot! Ive been going here for two years now and i feel loved and wanted!

  • (3 years ago)

    Burger Middle School has taken great strides to change the environment and perceptions of the school. For more than two years its PTA organization and school administrators have worked with community and businesses to ensure that the students and their families are provided resources and information to help students achieve academic success!

  • (4 years ago)

    i think this school is the best school in the hole wide world i use to go to this school before i moved out of the state of mississippi the principal and the teachers was good there to me i love that school with all my heart

  • (6 years ago)

    Nr burger is a very great school.

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Overall score

(based on 13 ratings & reviews)

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