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West Hancock Elementary School

Traditional Public School

23350 Highway 43

Picayune, MS 39466

228-586-6054

Overview

West Hancock Elementary School serves 308 students in grades K-5. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $9,378.

Grades

K

1

2

3

4

5

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,378/Child

Demographics

West Hancock Elementary School serves 308 students. This high-poverty school body is 87.01% White and 6.17% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 24
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 92%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 308

By Grade:

  •       K: 50
  •       1: 53
  •       2: 47
  •       3: 61
  •       4: 47
  •       5: 50

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 6%
  •       White: 87%
  •       Two or More: 4%
  •       Other: 3%

District

Teachers
Total: 278
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 77%
In-Field: 97% 
Principals
Total: 13
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 4,146

By Grade:

  •       Special Pre-K: 21
  •       K: 291
  •       Special Elementary: 38
  •       1: 323
  •       2: 310
  •       3: 276
  •       4: 295
  •       5: 295
  •       6: 340
  •       7: 336
  •       8: 351
  •       9: 341
  •       10: 318
  •       11: 318
  •       12: 325
  •       Special Secondary: 36
  •       Other: -68

Community

Pearl River County

Total Population: 55,535

  •       Males: 27,314
  •       Females: 28,221

Growth: -0.54%
Number of Households: 20,816
Median Income: $50,611

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 23,085 23,815 46,900 -1%
Black or African American 3,320 3,519 6,839 -1%
Asian-American 109 134 243 3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 20 29 49 44%
Native American and Alaska Native 191 214 405 24%
Hispanic American 927 878 1,805 10%
Two or more races 589 510 1,099 21%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 38.7%
English Proficiency: 42.3%
Science Proficiency: 42%

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

West Hancock Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,378.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,378

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,615

Federal

Per-student Spending: $440

Overall Rating

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