Brandon Middle School

408 South College St, Brandon, MS 39042 | (601) 825-5998
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,169
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 408 South College St., Brandon, MS 39042
School District Details
  • Rankin County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,246
  • Graduation Rate: 67.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 18,613

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,169
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 99.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 575 (49.2%)
  • Females: 594 (50.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 104 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 277 (23.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 381 (32.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Brandon Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.09%
Black27423.4%
Asian131.1%
Hispanic161.4%
White86173.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Brandon Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade40134.3%
7th Grade37732.2%
8th Grade38032.5%
Ungraded110.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 61%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:39%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,099
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Brandon Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,40028%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,72172%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Brandon Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MCT, MST, and SATP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science

MCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201063.6%63.2%53.0%
200964.3%62.0%50.9%
 
Math Test
201064.5%66.2%55.8%
200960.8%63.9%52.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201066.7%64.7%52.3%
200960.2%60.3%46.6%
 
Math Test
201071.1%71.9%60.1%
200968.8%66.1%55.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201052.9%57.0%45.5%
200959.6%58.1%48.4%
 
Math Test
201062.7%70.1%60.0%
200959.5%63.2%53.9%
 

MST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201061.3%61.4%42.9%
200962.1%54.5%40.0%
 

SATP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

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

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
2010100.0%83.9%70.3%
200998.2%79.3%62.7%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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