W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "CLARKSDALE MUNICIPAL SCHOOL DIST" in Clarksdale, MS. There are a total of 434 students and 33 teachers at W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 434 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.
W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 10.0%, which is 64% lower than the Mississippi average.
|Taking some courses||n/a|
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|Passing some courses||n/a|
|Passing no courses||n/a|
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 W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
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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|Hispanic or Latino||0.8%||0.8%||3.2%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.0%||0.3%||1.2%|
|Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts||22%||0.1||Clarksdale, MS|
|Myrtle Hall Iv Lang. Immersion||8%||0.7||Clarksdale, MS|
|Booker T Washington Intern. Studies||20%||1.0||Clarksdale, MS|
|Oakhurst Intermediate Academy||9%||1.4||Clarksdale, MS|
|Heidelberg School Math & Science||12%||2.4||Clarksdale, MS|
|Kirkpatrick Health /wellness||17%||2.6||Clarksdale, MS|
|Coahoma Agricultural High School||17%||2.7||Clarksdale, MS|
|Clarksdale High School||39%||3.0||Clarksdale, MS|
|Coahoma County Jr/sr High School||11%||3.2||Clarksdale, MS|
|Lyon Elementary School||30%||3.3||Lyon, MS|
|Sherard Elementary School||32%||8.1||Clarksdale, MS|
|Jonestown Elementary School||20%||10.8||Jonestown, MS|
|Population density (sq mi)||1,224||62||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||45%||54%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||75.4%||78.6%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||73.4%||76.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||51.8%||52.5%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||29.7%||29.8%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||1.7%||2.2%||3.3%|