Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School

1147 North Clark Street
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School serves 319 students in grades 4-6.
Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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).

School Overview

Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School's student population of 319 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Eva Gordon Upper 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 Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School is 0.28, 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
#765 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
84%
48%
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White
13%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Pike School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Eva Gordon Upper Elementary School is South Pike Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Pike Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eva Gordon Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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