11391 Old Highway 49
Gulfport, MS 39503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Orange Grove Elementary School serves 429 students in grades 4-6.
Orange Grove Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Orange Grove Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
429 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Orange Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Orange Grove Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#316 out of 816 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Orange Grove 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
54%
48%
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White
31%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Orange Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.61
This chart display the diversity score of Orange Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orange Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

School Reviews

2   10/17/2011
I went here in the early 70's. trying to connect with old friends My name is Louis Vlangas. anyone that may know me.... email me.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Students: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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