A W James Elementary School

  • A W James Elementary School serves 283 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • A W James Elementary School's student population of 283 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students283 students
Gender %This chart display gender of A W James Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of A W James Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • A W James Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A W James Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#723 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of A W James Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of A W James Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hispanic
3%
4%
Black
93%
49%
White
4%
43%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A W James Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.130.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower Co Consolidate Sch Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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