William Dean Junior Elementary School

  • William Dean Junior Elementary School serves 646 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (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 11% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • William Dean Junior Elementary School's student population of 646 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students646 students
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of William Dean Junior Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • William Dean Junior Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William Dean Junior Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. 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#837 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of William Dean Junior 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of William Dean Junior 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
Black
100%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William Dean Junior Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Scoren/a0.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolmes Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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