James Rosser Elementary School

  • James Rosser Elementary School serves 194 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • James Rosser 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • James Rosser Elementary School's student population of 194 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students194 students
Gender %This chart display gender of James Rosser Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of James Rosser Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • James Rosser Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James Rosser Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#772 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James Rosser 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James Rosser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Black
98%
49%
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James Rosser Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.040.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower County Consolidate School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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