Joe Cook Elementary School

2217 North Seventh St, Columbus, MS 39705 | (662) 241-7180
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 657
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2217 N Seventh Street, Columbus, MS 39705
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 657
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 313 (47.6%)
  • Females: 344 (52.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (3.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 522 (79.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 546 (83.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Joe Cook Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black52579.9%
Asian50.8%
Hispanic142.1%
White11217.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Joe Cook Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten13921.2%
1st Grade12018.3%
2nd Grade13119.9%
3rd Grade11818.0%
4th Grade13320.2%
Ungraded162.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 61%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,699
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Joe Cook Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,26625%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,84475%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Joe Cook Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Language Arts
  • Math

MCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201042.0%40.2%49.2%
200938.5%39.7%47.5%
 
Math Test
201052.1%52.5%58.8%
200941.6%46.8%56.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201061.1%54.9%53.0%
200953.3%46.4%52.3%
 
Math Test
201054.2%61.6%59.2%
200961.9%57.1%57.6%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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