871 Ritchie Avenue
Clarksdale, MS 38614
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts serves 346 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

Top Rankings

Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts's student population of 346 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts is 0.02, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#792 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
99%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 346 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02 (Btm 50%)

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