South Park Elementary School

6530 Nailor Road
Vicksburg, MS 39180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
South Park Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
South Park Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

South Park Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

South Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of South Park Elementary School is 0.50, 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 Testing Rank
#517 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
64%
48%
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White
30%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
7%
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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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Park Elementary School is Warren Central High School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Warren Central Junior High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dana Road Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vicksburg Hinds Community Vicksburg Center Vocational School

    4.6 miles
    1624 Highway 27 S
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-0600
    4.6 n/a n/a
  • Vicksburg Dana Road Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 491 students
    4.9 miles
    1247 Dana Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 619-2340
    4.9 PK-3 491
  • Vicksburg Vicksburg Intermediate Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 656 students
    4.9 miles
    1245 Dana Road
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-4199
    4.9 3-6 656
  • Vicksburg Beechwood Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 592 students
    5.2 miles
    999 Highway 27 S
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 638-3874
    5.2 PK-6 592
  • Vicksburg Warren Central High School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,307 student
    5.2 miles
    1000 Highway 27
    Vicksburg, MS 39180
    (601) 631-3372
    5.2 9-12 1,307

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