Carver Elementary School

381 Williamsburg Rd
Bassfield, MS 39421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Carver Elementary School serves 419 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Carver 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 44% (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 39% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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

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

School Overview

Carver Elementary School's student population of 419 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students419 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Carver Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Carver 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 Carver 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
#340 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
79%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carver 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%
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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 Carver 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 Carver 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 Carver 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 (08-09)
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carver Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson Davis 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 Carver Elementary School is Jdc High School (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J E Johnson Elementary School (11.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bassfield Jdc High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 396 students
    4.2 miles
    891 Bass Burkett Rd, P O Box 3
    Bassfield, MS 39421
    (601) 943-5391
    4.2 7-12 396
  • Carson Jeff Davis County Vocational Technical Center Vocational School

    7.0 miles
    5080 Hwy 42
    Carson, MS 39427
    (601) 792-5005
    7 n/a n/a
  • Prentiss J E Johnson Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 551 students
    11.9 miles
    2429 Mississippi Ave.
    Prentiss, MS 39424
    (601) 792-4581
    11.9 K-8 551
  • Sumrall Sumrall High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 562 students
    12.2 miles
    198 Center Avenue
    Sumrall, MS 39482
    (601) 758-4730
    12.2 9-12 562
  • Sumrall Sumrall Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 963 students
    12.3 miles
    198 Todd Rd.
    Sumrall, MS 39482
    (601) 758-4289
    12.3 K-5 963

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