East Tate Elementary School

  • East Tate Elementary School serves 755 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Tate Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • East Tate Elementary School's student population of 755 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students755 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Tate Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 East Tate Elementary School is 0.56, 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#458 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
36%
48%
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White
56%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Tate Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.560.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Tate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTate County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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