Amite County Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
3457 South Greensburg Road, P.
Liberty, MS 39645
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Amite County Elementary School serves 579 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Amite County Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Amite County Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Amite County Elementary School's student population of 579 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students579 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Amite County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Amite County Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Amite County Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Amite County Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#730 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Amite County Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Amite County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
79%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Amite County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
18%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Amite County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Amite County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.350.58
This chart display the diversity score of Amite County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Amite County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
10%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmite County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Amite County Elementary School is Amite County High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William Winans Middle School (15.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Liberty Amite County High School Math: 16% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 445 students
    0.5 miles
    600 Irene St
    Liberty, MS 39645
    (601) 657-8920
    0.5 7-12 445
  • Liberty Amite County Vocational Complex Vocational School

    0.7 miles
    1501 Irene St, P.o. Box 770
    Liberty, MS 39645
    (601) 657-8081
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Centreville William Winans Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 263 students
    15.7 miles
    166 East Cherokee
    Centreville, MS 39631
    (601) 645-0008
    15.7 6-8 263
  • Centreville Finch Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 271 students
    16.8 miles
    1125 South Crosby Street
    Centreville, MS 39631
    (601) 645-5081
    16.8 K-5 271
  • Mccomb Otken Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-3 | 529 students
    20.8 miles
    401 Montana Avenue
    Mccomb, MS 39648
    (601) 684-3749
    20.8 1-3 529

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