West Marion Elementary



West Marion Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Marion Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 90
5 115
6 124
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Marion Elementary is a public elementary school located in Foxworth, MS in the Marion County School District. It enrolls 329 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Marion Elementary is the 405th largest public school in Mississippi and the 38,984th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.1

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West Marion Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 166
(50%)
602
(51%)
 Male 163
(50%)
583
(49%)

West Marion Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 244
(74%)
676
(57%)
 Black 82
(25%)
491
(41%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Marion Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 259
(79%)
995
(84%)
 Not Eligible 42
(13%)
109
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(9%)
81
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, West Marion Elementary is ranked 363rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Marion Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.2%) is higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 Marion Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 385
2006 364
2007 591
2008 315
2009 363
2010 370
2011 345
2012 360
2013 344
2014 343
2015 329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 17.5
2007 16.6
2008 15.6
2009 18.1
2010 18.4
2011 13.2
2012 16.5
2013 15.9
2014 15
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82857142857143
2006 0.82417582417582
2007 0.85617597292724
2008 0.81587301587302
2009 0.83195592286501
2010 0.87027027027027
2011 0.86666666666667
2012 0.85277777777778
2013 0.82848837209302
2014 0.83381924198251
2015 0.87234042553191

Compare West Marion Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 87.2%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Marion Elementary
Foxworth, MS
Public 04 - 06 329 14.9:1  
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Public KG - 03 410 18.4:1 1 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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