School Details

Cherokee Elementary School

Traditional Public School

4102 Scovel Rd

Pascagoula, MS 39581

228-938-6547

Overview

Cherokee Elementary School serves 197 students in grades K-4. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $14,641.

Grades

K

1

2

3

4

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$14,641/Child

Demographics

Cherokee Elementary School serves 197 students. This high-poverty school body is 29.44% White and 40.61% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 17
Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Experienced: 71%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 197

By Grade:

  •       K: 37
  •       1: 42
  •       2: 34
  •       3: 34
  •       4: 50

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 41%
  •       Hispanic: 20%
  •       White: 29%
  •       Other: 10%

District

Teachers
Total: 512
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 73%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 32
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 6,508

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 96
  •       Special Pre-K: 28
  •       K: 422
  •       Special Elementary: 67
  •       1: 459
  •       2: 449
  •       3: 452
  •       4: 487
  •       5: 468
  •       6: 497
  •       7: 540
  •       8: 567
  •       9: 530
  •       10: 521
  •       11: 463
  •       12: 426
  •       Special Secondary: 46
  •       Other: -10

Community

Jackson County

Total Population: 143,617

  •       Males: 70,467
  •       Females: 73,150

Growth: 2.83%
Number of Households: 50,185
Median Income: $55,831

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 52,234 52,966 105,200 2%
Black or African American 14,745 16,414 31,159 3%
Asian-American 1,593 1,785 3,378 10%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 69 74 143 43%
Native American and Alaska Native 352 355 707 16%
Hispanic American 5,258 4,552 9,810 54%
Two or more races 1474 1556 3,030 30%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 37.2%
English Proficiency: 39.1%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Cherokee Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $14,641.

Total

Per-student Spending: $14,641

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $13,830

Federal

Per-student Spending: $397

Overall Rating

Based on reviews, Cherokee Elementary School receives an overall rating of 0 out of 5 stars from MS School Finder users.

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