O'bannon Elementary School

  • O'bannon Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • O'bannon Elementary School's student population of 559 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students559 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of O'bannon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of O'bannon Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • O'bannon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of O'bannon Elementary School is 0.19, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#598 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of O'bannon 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of O'bannon 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in O'bannon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
90%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in O'bannon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
7%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in O'bannon Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in O'bannon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.190.31
This chart display the diversity score of O'bannon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in O'bannon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in O'bannon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWESTERN LINE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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