School Details

Armstrong Middle School

303 McKee St, Starkville, MS 39759
(662) 324-4070
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 & ungraded 917 students 14 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

45%
45%
57%
52%
52%
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 2013
  • Starkville School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

58%
58%
63%
52%
52%
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.
83%
83%
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 2013
  • Starkville School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
40%
55%
51%
51%
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.
52%
52%
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 2013
  • Starkville School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

95%
61%
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 2013
  • Starkville School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Armstrong Middle School is a public middle school in Starkville. 917 children attend Armstrong Middle School and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 70% of the 917 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Armstrong Middle School is 14:1. Starkville Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 66% 64%
White, non-Hispanic 30% 31%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Asian 2% %
Hispanic 1.0% 1%
Multiracial 0.2% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 70% 68%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    i go to armstrong and its amazing! i recommend it to anyone in 'jr. High'

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