1101 St Joseph Street
Waveland, MS 39576
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Waveland Elementary School serves 423 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Waveland Elementary School's student population of 423 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Waveland 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
16:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Waveland Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Waveland Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waveland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
25%
48%
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White
66%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waveland Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Waveland 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
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.50
This chart display the diversity score of Waveland Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waveland 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)
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waveland 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50% in MS)

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