West Amory School



West Amory School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Amory School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 138
1 149
2 131
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 7

West Amory School is a public elementary school located in Amory, MS in the Amory School District. It enrolls 461 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Amory School is the 268th largest public school in Mississippi and the 25,764th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 461
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.42

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West Amory School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 242
(52%)
643
(51%)
 Female 219
(48%)
610
(49%)

West Amory School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 278
(60%)
780
(62%)
 Black 168
(36%)
441
(35%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
23
(2%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Amory School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 307
(67%)
759
(61%)
 Not Eligible 120
(26%)
409
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(7%)
85
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, West Amory School is ranked 301st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Amory School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

West Amory School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 428
2006 475
2007 469
2008 450
2009 435
2010 438
2011 480
2012 471
2013 443
2014 446
2015 461

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 16.5
2007 15.9
2008 16.2
2009 15.5
2010 15.8
2011 18.5
2012 17.5
2013 17.1
2014 17.6
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59345794392523
2006 0.59368421052632
2007 0.5863539445629
2008 0.58444444444444
2009 0.66666666666667
2010 0.67351598173516
2011 0.66458333333333
2012 0.69426751592357
2013 0.68397291196388
2014 0.72869955156951
2015 0.73969631236443

Compare West Amory School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.0%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

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West Amory School
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Public PK - 02 461 16.2:1  
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Public 06 - 08 363 13.7:1 2 miles
East Amory School
Amory, MS
Public 03 - 05 429 15.5:1 3 miles
Amory Christian Academy
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Nettleton Upper Elementary School
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Public 04 - 06 299 15:1 11 miles
Aberdeen Elementary School
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Public PK - 03 443 13.7:1 12 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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