Beechwood Elementary School

999 Highway 27 S
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Beechwood Elementary School serves 592 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Beechwood Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 38% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Beechwood Elementary School's student population of 592 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Beechwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Beechwood Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#355 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
46%
48%
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White
52%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVicksburg Warren School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Beechwood Elementary School is Warren Central High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren Central Junior High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherman Ave Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vicksburg Warren Central High School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,307 student
    0.0 miles
    1000 Highway 27
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 631-3372
    0 9-12 1,307
  • Vicksburg Hinds Community Vicksburg Center Vocational School

    0.7 miles
    1624 Highway 27 S
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-0600
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Vicksburg Warren Central Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 696 students
    3.1 miles
    1630 Baldwin Ferry Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-3981
    3.1 7-8 696
  • Vicksburg Vicksburg Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 474 students
    3.2 miles
    1533 Baldwin Ferry Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 636-1966
    3.2 7-8 474
  • Vicksburg Sherman Ave Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 416 students
    3.5 miles
    2145 Sherman Ave.
    Vicksburg, MS 39183
    (601) 638-2409
    3.5 PK-3 416

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
It''s a great school, I go here! It has amazing teachers, and really kind students!
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I recommend this school to parents that have special children. the early ed teacher really connect to the students.And the involvement of the assistants that help individuals helps very much.
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