PROFICIENCY 15% 46% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages

Ms School For The Deaf Secondary is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "MS SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF" in Jackson, MS. There are a total of 64 students and 14 teachers at Ms School For The Deaf Secondary, for a student to teacher ratio of 5 to 1. There are a total of 61 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Ms School For The Deaf Secondary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 15.0%, which is 46% lower than the Mississippi average.


Student/Teacher ratio5:1
Free lunch61
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ms School For The Deaf Secondary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All<= 20%
7< 50%
8< 50%
High School< 50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All<= 10%
7< 50%
8< 50%
High School< 50%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ms School For The Deaf Secondary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 20.8% 22.4% 47.0% 51.1%
African American 71.4% 69.0% 48.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.6% 1.7% 1.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.6% 3.4% 3.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.6% 1.7% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 1.7% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Ms School For The Deaf Elementary50%n/aJackson, MS
Ms School For The Blind High School13%0.1Jackson, MS
Casey Elementary School52%0.9Jackson, MS
Boyd Elementary School13%1.1Jackson, MS
Chastain Middle School17%1.1Jackson, MS
Murrah High School31%1.3Jackson, MS
Power Apac School57%1.4Jackson, MS
Mcwillie Elementary School67%1.5Jackson, MS
Spann Elementary School24%1.5Jackson, MS
Bailey Middle Apac School61%1.6Jackson, MS
Walton Elementary School28%2.1Jackson, MS
Galloway Elementary School12%2.4Jackson, MS

Jackson demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,5496291
Median age32.136.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%54%55%
Speak English97%96%79%
Speak Spanish2%2%13%

Education level achieved in Jackson

Completed 8th grade81.3%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school79.9%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college59.2%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.2%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.9%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.4%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.2%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Ms School For The Deaf Secondary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.