East Side Elementary School

East Side Elementary School serves 359 students in grades PK-KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% 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.

Overview

The student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-KG
Total Students 359 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Students by Grade East Side Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same 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 19:1 16:1
East Side Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Black
70%
50%
White
27%
45%
All Ethnic Groups East Side Elementary School Sch Ethnicity East Side Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 (1989-2013)
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.
79%
64%
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.
5%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name West Point School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,382 2,063
West Point   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
West Point   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $20 MM
West Point   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,631 $9,999
West Point   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,080 $9,596
West Point   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Side School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Side School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West PointCentral School
    634 East Westbrook St
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)495-2418
    0.2 mi | 482 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • West PointWest Side School
    Alternative School
    126 Travis St
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5967
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • West PointFifth Street School
    620 Fifth St
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-2191
    0.6 mi | 549 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • West PointWest Point High School
    950 Eshman Ave
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5083
    0.9 mi | 980 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West PointChurch Hill Elementary School
    400 Church Hill Rd
    West PointMS 39773
    (662)494-5900
    1.2 mi | 463 students | Gr. 1-2                      

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Mississippi public schools have a 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. of 0.31, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Mississippi is Biloxi Public School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.