School Details

Lake Elementary School

472 Mt Vernon Ave, Jackson, MS 39209
(601) 960-5308
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 & ungraded 446 students 17 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

50%
50%
59%
40%
48%
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 2013
  • Jackson Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

48%
51%
59%
61%
56%
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.
83%
89%
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 2013
  • Jackson Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
56%
59%
58%
54%
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.
58%
52%
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 2013
  • Jackson Public School Dist average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Lake Elementary School is a public elementary school in Jackson. 446 students go to Lake Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 96% of the 446 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Lake Elementary School is 17:1. French Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 98% 97%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 1%
Multiracial 0.2% 0%
Asian 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 89%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    The best school I have ever been too all my friends went to that school also.We had fun.We respected all the teachers and obeyed them all never cussed them out never disrespected them.They were very caring loved us like there children.I remeber one teacher Mr.Wardlow he used to always play with this boy Dennis Studaway.Some people loved him some people didn't.We loved all the teachers the way they loved us.Most of them had childrens our age.We loved their children like they was our friends.I remeber all my teacher my teachers name they are the following names Mrs.Brooks Mrs.Mayfield Mrs.Fortenberry Mrs.Frank Mrs.Foster Mr.Wardlow Mrs.Palmer Mrs.Mccord Mrs.Champion Mrs.Hufffman Mr.Randall Mrs.Mccory.They all loved me and showed me love.

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