Ray Brooks School

1827 Hwy 1, Benoit, MS 38725 | (662) 742-3257
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 286
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P.o. Box 8, Benoit, MS 38725
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Benoit School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,484
  • Graduation Rate: 90.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.7
  • Enrolled Students: 286

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 286
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 148 (51.7%)
  • Females: 138 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 283 (99.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 283 (99.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ray Brooks School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black27094.4%
Asian--
Hispanic51.7%
White103.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ray Brooks School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten207.0%
Kindergarten165.6%
1st Grade144.9%
2nd Grade269.1%
3rd Grade207.0%
4th Grade186.3%
5th Grade238.0%
6th Grade238.0%
7th Grade196.6%
8th Grade217.3%
9th Grade3211.2%
10th Grade165.6%
11th Grade155.2%
12th Grade217.3%
Ungraded20.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 60%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:20%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,888
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Ray Brooks School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,81447%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,20353%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Ray Brooks School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 08, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ray Brooks is one of the best schools in the district. Ray Brooks has good athletes and has awesome scholars!
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  • Reviewed by Student on October 08, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ray Brooks is one of the schools in the district. Ray Brooks has good athletes and has awesome scholars!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Ray Brooks School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MCT, MST, and SATP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology I
  • English II
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • US History

MCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201036.8%36.8%49.2%
200940.0%40.0%47.5%
 
Math Test
201026.3%26.3%58.8%
200940.0%40.0%56.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201055.5%55.5%53.0%
200930.4%30.4%52.3%
 
Math Test
201083.4%83.4%59.2%
200939.1%39.1%57.6%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201033.3%33.3%51.4%
200944.4%44.4%50.6%
 
Math Test
201054.2%54.2%58.7%
200951.8%51.8%54.8%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201043.4%43.4%53.0%
200918.8%18.8%50.9%
 
Math Test
201052.2%52.2%55.8%
200925.0%25.0%52.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201015.8%15.8%52.3%
200921.7%21.7%46.6%
 
Math Test
201047.4%47.4%60.1%
200934.8%34.8%55.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201031.8%31.8%45.5%
200915.2%15.2%48.4%
 
Math Test
201059.1%59.1%60.0%
200930.3%30.3%53.9%
 

MST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201029.1%29.1%44.9%
200925.9%25.9%42.8%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201022.7%22.7%42.9%
20096.5%6.5%40.0%
 

SATP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201066.6%66.6%70.3%
200944.5%44.5%62.7%
 
Biology I Test
201063.1%63.1%64.9%
200918.8%18.8%63.2%
 
English II Test
201038.9%38.9%50.7%
20096.7%6.7%48.7%
 
US History Test
201033.3%33.3%58.2%
200952.4%52.4%62.8%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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