Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School served 336 students in grades 3-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 49% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 68%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 44% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 59%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Moss Point East Park Lower 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 75% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank (12-13)#689 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Moss Point East Park Lower 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Moss Point East Park Lower 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
71%
49%
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White
25%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.440.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moss Point East Park Lower 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 NameMoss Point Separate School Dist School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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