Della Davidson Elementary School

209 Commonwealth Blvd.
Oxford, MS 38655
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Della Davidson Elementary School serves 630 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (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 64% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Della Davidson Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Della Davidson Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Della Davidson Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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
#13 out of 825 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
34%
48%
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White
53%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.600.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Della Davidson Elementary School is Oxford High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lafayette Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bramlett Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxford Bramlett Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 557 students
    0.8 miles
    225 Bramlett Boulevard
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-2685
    0.8 PK-1 557
  • Oxford Oxford High School Math: 35% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,226 student
    0.8 miles
    101 Charger Loop
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-1562
    0.8 9-12 1,226
  • Oxford Lafayette Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 658 students
    1.6 miles
    150 Commodore Dr.
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-5627
    1.6 PK-2 658
  • Oxford Lafayette High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 826 students
    1.6 miles
    160 Commodore Dr.
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-3614
    1.6 9-12 826
  • Oxford Lafayette Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 680 students
    1.6 miles
    102 Commodore Dr.
    Oxford, MS 38655
    (662) 234-1664
    1.6 6-8 680

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