O'bannon Elementary School

  • O'bannon Elementary School serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 17% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • O'bannon 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • O'bannon Elementary School's student population of 536 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students536 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of O'bannon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers35 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 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 decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of O'bannon Elementary School is 0.22, 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#598 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
31%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
33%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
3%
3%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Black
88%
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 2015-16 school year data.
White
9%
45%
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 2015-16 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 Score0.220.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
69%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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