Waynesboro Elementary School

1022 Azalea Dr,

Waynesboro, MS, 39367-2504

Tel: (601)735-2205
Grades: KG-4

709 students

Waynesboro Elementary School serves 709 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Waynesboro Elementary School operates within the Wayne County School District.

Overview

The student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 709 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
16:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
3%
Black
75%
50%
White
22%
45%
Unknown
2%
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. 0.39
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. 86%
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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,617 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,617
2,287
District Total Revenue $38 MM
n/a
District Spending $31 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $10,029
$0
District Spending / Student $8,173
$0
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 Wayne Co Vocational Complex High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wayne County Alternative School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wayne County Alternative School (0.1 miles away)
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