West Kemper Elementary School (Closed 2021)

364 John C Stennis Ave
De Kalb, MS 39328
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
West Kemper 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 17% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 17% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students (18-19)
366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#738 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of West Kemper Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Kemper 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Kemper 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
97%
48%
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White
1%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Kemper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
68%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Kemper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Kemper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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