Pass Road Elementary School

  • Pass Road Elementary School serves 411 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (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 42% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pass Road Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Pass Road Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Pass Road Elementary School's student population of 411 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pass Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 835 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pass Road Elementary School is 0.57, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#131 out of 835 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pass Road 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)
42%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
61%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
22%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Pass Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.570.57
This chart display the diversity score of Pass Road Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pass Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGulfport School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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