Pecan Park Elementary School

  • Pecan Park Elementary School serves 578 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher 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 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Pecan Park Elementary School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pecan Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pecan Park 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)
Overall School Rank#49 out of 840 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pecan Park 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)60-64%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pecan Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
4%
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Black
13%
49%
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White
72%
43%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pecan Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.460.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pecan Park 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 NameOcean Springs Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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