School Details

Henderson/Ward-Stewart Elementary School

Traditional Public School

200-c Dr. Martin Luther King Dr.

Starkville, MS 39759

662-324-4160

Overview

Henderson/Ward-Stewart Elementary School serves 988 students in grades 2-4. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $9,728.

Grades

2

3

4

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,728/Child

Demographics

Henderson/Ward-Stewart Elementary School serves 988 students. This high-poverty school body is 28.74% White and 65.59% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 76
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 61%
In-Field: 98% 
Principals
Total: 3
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 988

By Grade:

  •       Special Elementary: 14
  •       2: 302
  •       3: 322
  •       4: 350

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       Asian-American: 4%
  •       African-American: 66%
  •       Hispanic: 1%
  •       White: 29%
  •       Other: 0%

District

Teachers
Total: 349
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 65%
In-Field: 96% 
Principals
Total: 17
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 4,906

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 68
  •       K: 415
  •       Special Elementary: 25
  •       1: 368
  •       2: 329
  •       3: 350
  •       4: 382
  •       5: 356
  •       6: 361
  •       7: 391
  •       8: 378
  •       9: 377
  •       10: 440
  •       11: 314
  •       12: 282
  •       Special Secondary: 55
  •       Other: 15

Community

Oktibbeha County

Total Population: 49,587

  •       Males: 24,750
  •       Females: 24,837

Growth: 4.02%
Number of Households: 18,820
Median Income: $44,234

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 14,895 13,616 28,511 0%
Black or African American 8,496 10,134 18,630 7%
Asian-American 935 705 1,640 39%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 29 11 40 74%
Native American and Alaska Native 67 68 135 36%
Hispanic American 412 447 859 26%
Two or more races 328 303 631 23%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 37.6%
English Proficiency: 34%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

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

Funding

Henderson/Ward-Stewart Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,728.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,728

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,955

Federal

Per-student Spending: $647

Overall Rating

Based on reviews, Henderson/Ward-Stewart Elementary School receives an overall rating of 0 out of 5 stars from MS School Finder users.

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