Charleston Elementary School

412 East Chestnut St, Charleston, MS 38921 | (662) 647-2679
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 521
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  • Mailing Address: 411 E Chestnut St., Charleston, MS 38921
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 521
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 261 (50.1%)
  • Females: 260 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 43 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 416 (79.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 459 (88.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Charleston Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black35568.1%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic--
White16431.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Charleston Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten11922.8%
1st Grade9518.2%
2nd Grade9317.9%
3rd Grade10520.2%
4th Grade10319.8%
Ungraded61.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 52%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:42%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,935
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Charleston Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,70630%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,64370%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Charleston 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
201051.0%51.0%49.2%
200959.0%59.0%47.5%
 
Math Test
201085.3%85.3%58.8%
200984.0%84.0%56.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201029.9%29.9%53.0%
 
Math Test
201030.8%30.8%59.2%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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