Waynesboro Elementary School

Waynesboro Elementary School serves 681 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% 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.

School Overview

The student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 681 students
Waynesboro Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Waynesboro Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Waynesboro Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Waynesboro Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is equal to 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 17:1 16:1
Waynesboro Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
3%
Waynesboro Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
82%
49%
Waynesboro Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
15%
45%
Waynesboro Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.31 0.31
Waynesboro Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
93%
65%
Waynesboro Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
2%
7%
Waynesboro Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wayne County School District's student population of 3,453 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,497 is higher than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has declined by 17% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,491 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,453 2,273
Wayne County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $20 MM
Wayne County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $32 MM $20 MM
Wayne County   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,497 $9,638
Wayne County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,491 $9,666
Wayne County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WaynesboroWayne Co Vocational Complex High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.1 miles
    800 Collins St
    WaynesboroMS 39367
    (601)735-5036
    0.19-12n/a
  • WaynesboroWayne County Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12
    0.1 miles
    1325 Azalea Dr
    WaynesboroMS 39367
    (601)735-2851
    0.15-12n/a
  • WaynesboroWayne County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1001 students
    0.4 miles
    1325 Azalea Dr
    WaynesboroMS 39367
    (601)735-2851
    0.49-121001
  • WaynesboroWaynesboro Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 485 students
    1.4 miles
    155 Wayne St
    WaynesboroMS 39367
    (601)735-3159
    1.45-8485
  • WaynesboroClara Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 450 students
    7.7 miles
    40 Clara School Rd
    WaynesboroMS 39367
    (601)735-2065
    7.7KG-8450

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