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
East Side Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
East Side Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.63. 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 (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
East Side Elementary School Asian (2006-2011)
Hispanic
1%
3%
East Side Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
70%
50%
East Side Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
27%
45%
East Side Elementary School White (1989-2012)
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 0.63
East Side Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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%
East Side Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
East Side Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 2,366
West Point   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM n/a
West Point   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM n/a
West Point   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,631 $0
West Point   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,080 $0
West Point   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Point Central School
    634 East Westbrook St
    West Point , MS , 39773
    (662)495-2418
    0.2  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • West Point West Side School
    Alternative School
    126 Travis St
    West Point , MS , 39773
    (662)494-5967
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • West Point Fifth Street School
    620 Fifth St
    West Point , MS , 39773
    (662)494-2191
    0.6  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • West Point West Point High School
    950 Eshman Ave
    West Point , MS , 39773
    (662)494-5083
    0.9  mi  |  980  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • West Point Church Hill Elementary School
    400 Church Hill Rd
    West Point , MS , 39773
    (662)494-5900
    1.2  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  1-2

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