Moss Point West Kindergarten (Closed 2013)

3524 Prentiss St
Moss Point, MS 39563
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Moss Point West Kindergarten served 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 60%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 51%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students216 students
This chart display total students of Moss Point West Kindergarten by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Moss Point West Kindergarten by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
30-34%
60%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
35-39%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Moss Point West Kindergarten and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
27%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moss Point West Kindergarten. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.510.58
This chart display the diversity score of Moss Point West Kindergarten and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moss Point West Kindergarten and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoss Point Separate School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Moss Point West Kindergarten is Moss Point High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William M Colmer Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moss Point Escatawpa Upper Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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