School Details

Holly Springs Junior High School

325 East Falconer, Holly Springs, MS 38635
(662) 252-7737
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 & ungraded 208 students 10 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

59%
59%
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.
85%
85%
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
  • Holly Springs School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
49%
55%
72%
72%
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.
58%
58%
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
  • Holly Springs School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
81%
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
  • Holly Springs School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Holly Springs Junior High School is a public middle school in Holly Springs. 208 students attend Holly Springs Junior High School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 92% of the 208 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Holly Springs Junior High School is 10:1. Alternative Learning School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 99% 97%
Asian 1.0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Hispanic 0% 0.6%
White, non-Hispanic 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 99%

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