School Details

Stokes Beard Elementary School

311 Martin Luther King Dr, Columbus, MS 39701
(662) 241-7270
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 499 students 17 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

57%
52%
59%
55%
58%
67%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Columbus Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

61%
56%
59%
82%
66%
69%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
91%
88%
89%

Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP) to test students in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing. The MWAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above 2 on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Columbus Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
54%
59%
50%
62%
64%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
40%
38%
63%

Mississippi Science Test (MST)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Science Test (MST) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MST is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Columbus Municipal School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Stokes Beard Elementary School is a public elementary school in Columbus. 499 students attend Stokes Beard Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 92% of the 499 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Stokes Beard Elementary School is 17:1. Hunt Intermediate School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 94% 89%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 9%
Hispanic 2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.9%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 83%

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