Orange Grove Elementary School

  • Orange Grove Elementary School serves 469 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Orange Grove Elementary School's student population of 469 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students469 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orange Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orange Grove Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. 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#447 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
4%
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Black
53%
49%
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White
33%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orange Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.610.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orange Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHARRISON CO SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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