Sherman Ave Elementary School

  • Sherman Ave Elementary School serves 416 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Sherman Ave Elementary School's student population of 416 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students416 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sherman Ave Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sherman Ave Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)10-14%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sherman Ave 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) (16-17)20-24%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherman Ave 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 Ratio19:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
83%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
12%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherman Ave Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.300.58
This chart display the diversity score of Sherman Ave 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
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherman Ave 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 (13-14)
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherman Ave Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVicksburg Warren School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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