School Details

Fifth Street School

Traditional Public School

418 Fifth Street

West Point, MS 39773

662-494-2191

Overview

Fifth Street School serves 648 students in grades 5-7. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $7,749.

Grades

5

6

7

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,749/Child

Demographics

Fifth Street School serves 648 students. This high-poverty school body is 18.21% White and 78.40% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 46
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 81%
In-Field: 96% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 648

By Grade:

  •       5: 178
  •       6: 236
  •       7: 222
  •       Other: 12

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 78%
  •       White: 18%
  •       Other: 3%

District

Teachers
Total: 198
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 84%
In-Field: 94% 
Principals
Total: 13
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,866

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 70
  •       K: 180
  •       Special Elementary: 32
  •       1: 189
  •       2: 186
  •       3: 206
  •       4: 224
  •       5: 195
  •       6: 248
  •       7: 222
  •       8: 261
  •       9: 235
  •       10: 200
  •       11: 205
  •       12: 183
  •       Special Secondary: 19
  •       Other: 11

Community

Clay County

Total Population: 19,316

  •       Males: 9,041
  •       Females: 10,275

Growth: -6.39%
Number of Households: 8,029
Median Income: $36,536

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 3,710 3,885 7,595 -10%
Black or African American 5,195 6,254 11,449 -5%
Asian-American 42 32 74 57%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 2 0 2 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 16 28 44 57%
Hispanic American 168 138 306 54%
Two or more races 76 76 152 39%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 16.8%
English Proficiency: 17.9%
Science Proficiency: 29.5%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 909
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 606
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: 29
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Fifth Street School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,749.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,749

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $7,108

Federal

Per-student Spending: $489

Overall Rating

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