Witherspoon Elementary School (Closed 2010)

1516 12th Ave,

Meridian, MS, 39301-4353

Grades: PK-5

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 55%.
Witherspoon Elementary School (Closed 2010) operated within the Meridian Public School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students n/a
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers

School Comparison

This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
n/a
50%
White
n/a
45%
Unknown
100%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.00
0.55
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
64%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
n/a
8%

District Comparison

School District Name Meridian Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
n/a
Number of Students Managed 6,242
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ross Collins Vocational Center (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkview Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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