Bayou View Elementary School

4898 Washington Avenue
Gulfport, MS 39507
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Bayou View Elementary School serves 652 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Bayou View Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (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 84% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bayou View Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Bayou View Elementary School's student population of 652 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students652 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Bayou View Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Bayou View Elementary School is 0.39, 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
#2 out of 825 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
14%
48%
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White
77%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGulfport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bayou View Elementary School is Gulfport High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bayou View Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gulfport Bayou View Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 824 students
    0.5 miles
    212 43rd Street
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 865-4633
    0.5 6-8 824
  • Gulfport Harrison County Child Development Cen Math: <50% | Reading: PS%
    Grades: Inquire with school | 94 students
    0.5 miles
    94 29th St
    Gulfport, MS 39502
    (228) 863-0583
    0.5 Inquire with school 94
  • Gulfport Pass Road Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
    1.2 miles
    37 Pass Road
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 865-4659
    1.2 K-5 411
  • Gulfport Gulfport High School Math: 49% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,591 student
    1.6 miles
    100 Perry Street
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 896-1750
    1.6 9-12 1,591
  • Gulfport Gulfport Vocational Annex Vocational School

    1.6 miles
    100 Perry Street
    Gulfport, MS 39507
    (228) 896-6011
    1.6 n/a n/a

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