Waveland Elementary School

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).

Top Placements

Waveland Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Waveland Elementary School's student population of 423 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
25%
48%
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White
66%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
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)
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay St Louis Waveland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waveland Elementary School is Bay High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bay Waveland Middle School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bay Saint Louis Bay High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 543 students
    2.2 miles
    750 Blue Meadow Road
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 467-6611
    2.2 9-12 543
  • Bay Saint Louis Bay Waveland Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
    2.4 miles
    600 Pine St.
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 463-0315
    2.4 6-8 439
  • Bay Saint Louis North Bay Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 439 students
    3.0 miles
    602 Pine St.
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 467-4052
    3 3-5 439
  • Bay Saint Louis South Hancock Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 595 students
    4.7 miles
    6590 Lakeshore Road
    Bay Saint Louis, MS 39520
    (228) 467-4655
    4.7 K-5 595
  • Kiln Hancock High School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,342 student
    6.2 miles
    7084 Stennis Airport Drive
    Kiln, MS 39556
    (228) 467-2251
    6.2 9-12 1,342

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