Overstreet Elementary School

307 South Jackson Street
Starkville, MS 39759
  • Overstreet Elementary School serves 367 students in grades 5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (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 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Overstreet Elementary School's student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5
Total Students367 students
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers

School Comparison

  • Overstreet Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Overstreet Elementary School is 0.46, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
68%
49%
White
29%
43%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Overstreet Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.460.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
70%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStarkville- Oktibbeha Cons Sd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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