Dana Road Elementary School

1247 Dana Road
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Dana Road Elementary School serves 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Dana Road Elementary School's student population of 491 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Dana Road Elementary School is 0.31, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤5%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15-19%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
82%
48%
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White
13%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
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 Dana Road Elementary School is Vicksburg High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren Central Junior High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vicksburg Intermediate (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vicksburg Vicksburg Intermediate Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 656 students
    0.0 miles
    1245 Dana Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-4199
    0 3-6 656
  • Vicksburg Warrenton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 327 students
    2.8 miles
    809 Belva Drive
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 636-7549
    2.8 PK-6 327
  • Vicksburg Vicksburg High School Math: 15% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 975 students
    3.0 miles
    3701 Drummond Street
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 636-2914
    3 9-12 975
  • Vicksburg Bowmar Avenue School Magnet School
    Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 386 students
    3.8 miles
    912 Bowmar Avenue
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 636-2486
    3.8 K-6 386
  • Vicksburg Warren Central Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 696 students
    4.6 miles
    1630 Baldwin Ferry Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-3981
    4.6 7-8 696

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