West Clay Elementary School

  • West Clay Elementary School serves 139 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • West Clay Elementary School's student population of 139 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students139 students
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West Clay Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • West Clay Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Clay Elementary School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#550 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Black
93%
49%
White
5%
43%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Clay Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.130.58
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST POINT CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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