Bay Springs Elementary School

  • Bay Springs Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bay Springs Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bay Springs Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Bay Springs Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bay Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bay Springs Elementary School is 0.20, 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#155 out of 825 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
89%
48%
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White
9%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.200.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Jasper Consolidated Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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