Power Apac School

  • Power Apac School serves 138 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Power Apac School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Power Apac School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Power Apac School's student population of 138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Power Apac School is ranked within the top 5% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Power Apac School is 0.11, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#15 out of 825 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
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4%
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Black
94%
48%
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White
6%
44%
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Diversity Score0.110.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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