209 Commonwealth Blvd.
Oxford, MS 38655
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Della Davidson Elementary School serves 645 students in grades 3-4.
Della Davidson Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 83% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Della Davidson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Della Davidson Elementary School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Della Davidson Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Della Davidson Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#12 out of 816 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
34%
48%
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White
48%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Students: 645 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65

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