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Popps Ferry Elementary School

Traditional Public School

364 Nelson Road

Biloxi, MS 39531

228-436-5135

Overview

Popps Ferry Elementary School serves 526 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 $9,314.

Grades

K

1

2

3

4

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,314/Child

Demographics

Popps Ferry Elementary School serves 526 students. This high-poverty school body is 34.98% White and 37.45% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 35
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 75%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 50%

Students
Total Enrollment: 526

By Grade:

  •       K: 102
  •       1: 117
  •       2: 109
  •       3: 93
  •       4: 120
  •       Other: -15

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 37%
  •       Hispanic: 16%
  •       White: 35%
  •       Two or More: 10%
  •       Other: 2%

District

Teachers
Total: 402
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 74%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 18
Experienced: 94%

Students
Total Enrollment: 5,952

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 81
  •       K: 422
  •       Special Elementary: 45
  •       1: 489
  •       2: 447
  •       3: 396
  •       4: 468
  •       5: 397
  •       6: 471
  •       7: 507
  •       8: 472
  •       9: 461
  •       10: 452
  •       11: 431
  •       12: 373
  •       Other: 40

Community

Harrison County

Total Population: 208,080

  •       Males: 101,683
  •       Females: 106,397

Growth: 11.21%
Number of Households: 69,384
Median Income: $47,505

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 70,129 71,036 141,165 5%
Black or African American 25,288 28,656 53,944 29%
Asian-American 2,689 3,314 6,003 11%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 124 94 218 -27%
Native American and Alaska Native 506 503 1,009 -4%
Hispanic American 6,019 5,581 11,600 17%
Two or more races 2947 2794 5,741 31%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 56.6%
English Proficiency: 61.7%
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

Popps Ferry Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,314.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,314

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,270

Federal

Per-student Spending: $454

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