Casey Elementary School

  • Casey Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Casey Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Casey Elementary School's student population of 403 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Casey Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Casey Elementary School is 0.18, 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 School Rank (16-17)#117 out of 835 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
90%
48%
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White
9%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.180.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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