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About Us

Welcome to N. R. Burger Middle School!

 

Enrollment:  565

Mascot:  Tiger

School Colors:  Purple and Gold

Motto: R.O.A.R.ing to the Top!

Resilient Overcomers...Achieving Regardless

 

N.R. Burger Middle School Vision Statement

N.R. Burger Middle School will become a MODEL TEACHING AND LEARNING COMMUNITY that promotes college and career ready students who are prepared to succeed in a dynamic, global society.

 

N.R. Burger Middle School Mission Statement 

This mission of N.R. Burger Middle School is to EDUCATE ALL STUDENTS to become ACADEMICALLY PROFICIENT and SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE.

 

N.R. Burger Middle School Belief Statement

We believe that our work is a shared focus to educate, equip, and empower learners; we are committed to a mindset that our urgency is to execute effective teaching and learning experiences to prepare "Today's Learners to succeeds as Tomorrow's Leaders."

 

N.R. Burger Middle School Performance Focus Area Targets

 

Academics:

  • 50 points or higher in proficiency accountability points for Math, Reading, and Science
  • 60 points or higher in growth accountability points for Math and Reading in ALL & Bottom 25%
  • 385 total accountability points for a "B" School Rating

Attendance: 

  • 95% Average Daily Attendance (ADA) or higher

Attitude-Behavior/School Culture: 

  • 80-85% of students with 2 or less office referrals

 

Hattiesburg Public Schools District Goals

 

Goal 1 - Academic Success:  All students proficient and/or showing growth in all academic areas.

Goal 2 - Community Support and Engagement:  Foster community partnerships that support student achievement and school success.

Goal 3 - Safe and Orderly Schools:  Maintain a positive learning environment.

Goal 4 - Fiscal Accountability:  Maintain sound fiscal practices.