School Details

William J Berry Elementary School

1599 Cr 35, Heidelberg, MS 39439
(601) 787-2607
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-6 & ungraded 517 students 17 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

47%
47%
59%
53%
53%
67%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • East Jasper Consolidated School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
45%
59%
72%
72%
69%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

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.
80%
80%
89%

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 2013
  • East Jasper Consolidated School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
40%
59%
47%
47%
64%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

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.
47%
47%
63%

Mississippi Science Test (MST)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • East Jasper Consolidated School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

55%
55%
57%
73%
73%
63%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

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.
  • This school in 2013
  • East Jasper Consolidated School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

William J Berry Elementary School is a public middle school in Rose Hill. 517 children attend William J Berry Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 86% of the 517 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at William J Berry Elementary School is 17:1. Heidelberg Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 99%
White, non-Hispanic 0.8% 1%
Hispanic 0.4% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 90%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    This school is just a waste of money and time. Students seem to be making below average and failing mock tests. Also their are too many displine problems a new school ha. This school needs to be competely shut down or the state need to take over one.

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