Eastlawn Elementary School

  • Eastlawn Elementary School serves 284 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Eastlawn 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 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Eastlawn Elementary School's student population of 284 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eastlawn 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 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eastlawn Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. 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)#98 out of 835 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eastlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
18%
4%
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Black
29%
48%
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White
51%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eastlawn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.630.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eastlawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePascagoula-Gautier School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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