Popps Ferry Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
364 Nelson Road
Biloxi, MS 39531
Phone
(228) 436-5135
District
BILOXI PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
County
HARRISON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
812
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Popps Ferry Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 46
Proficiency in Reading 58 45
Proficiency in Math 66 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 45
Proficiency in Reading 57 45
Proficiency in Math 75 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.76
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.24
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 129 15.9%
Grade 1 155 19.1%
Grade 2 124 15.3%
Grade 3 137 16.9%
Grade 4 124 15.3%
Grade 5 130 16.0%
Total 812 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.9% 46.7% 45.2%
Black 37.0% 36.3% 49.3%
Hispanic 14.8% 12.2% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 4.2% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.4% 61.2% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.4% 54.6% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.6% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 38,598 2,984,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,600.2 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.0% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.7% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,162 1,103,514
Single Parent Households With Children 13.9% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.4% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.1% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.7% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.0% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.2% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 18.0% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,871 $30,122,264 44.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $601 $3,716,584 5.5%
Staff $459 $2,838,456 4.2%
General Administration $148 $915,232 1.4%
School Administration $389 $2,405,576 3.6%
Operation $1,224 $7,569,216 11.2%
Transportation $335 $2,071,640 3.1%
Other $345 $2,133,480 3.2%
Total Support $3,500 $21,644,000 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,550 $15,769,200 23.3%
Total Expenditures $10,921 $67,535,464 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%