East Side Elementary School

East Side Elementary School serves 363 students in grades PK - KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
East Side Elementary School operates within the West Point School District.

School Overview

The student population of 363 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 363 students
East Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Side Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
East Side Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East Side Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
East Side Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
3%
East Side Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
69%
49%
East Side Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
29%
45%
East Side Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
East Side Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Side Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.44 0.31
East Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
65%
East Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
East Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,235 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,759 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,889 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name West Point School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,235 2,273
West Point   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $20 MM
West Point   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $30 MM $20 MM
West Point   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,759 $9,638
West Point   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,889 $9,666
West Point   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is West Point Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Point Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West PointCentral School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 446 students634 East Westbrook St
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)495-2418
    0.25-6446
  • West PointFifth Street School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 509 students620 Fifth St
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-2191
    0.67-8509
  • West PointWest Point Learning Center
    Alternative School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 5-121399 Hwy 45 Alt North
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5967
    0.65-12n/a
  • West PointWest Point High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 957 students950 Eshman Ave
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5083
    0.99-12957
  • West PointChurch Hill Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 546 students400 Church Hill Rd
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5900
    1.21-2546

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