Ward-Stewart Elementary School



Ward-Stewart Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ward-Stewart Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 348
4 319
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 9

Ward-Stewart Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Starkville, MS in the Starkville- Oktibbeha Cons School District. It enrolls 676 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ward-Stewart Elementary School is the 103rd largest public school in Mississippi and the 9,147th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 676
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.76

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Ward-Stewart Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 347
(51%)
1,917
(52%)
 Female 329
(49%)
1,787
(48%)

Ward-Stewart Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 430
(64%)
2,512
(68%)
 White 207
(31%)
1,023
(28%)
 Asian 29
(4%)
119
(3%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
42
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ward-Stewart Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 442
(65%)
2,552
(69%)
 Not Eligible 195
(29%)
931
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(6%)
221
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Ward-Stewart Elementary School is ranked 140th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ward-Stewart Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.2%) 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.

Compare Ward-Stewart Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 71.2%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

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Public 03 - 04 676 15.1:1  
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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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