School Details

Della Davidson Elementary School

209 Commonwealth Blvd, Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-4870
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 4-5 605 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

70%
70%
59%
89%
89%
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.
92%
92%
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
  • Oxford School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
71%
59%
85%
85%
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.
69%
69%
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
  • Oxford School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Della Davidson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Oxford. 605 students go to Della Davidson Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 53% of the 605 students here get reduced lunch prices. Bramlett Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 47% 50%
Black, non-Hispanic 45% 42%
Asian 4% %
Hispanic 3% 3%
Multiracial 0.3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 49%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    This school feels like a prison and numerous other parents have said their children cry about school now. What good is an academically challenging school when children hate going there?

  • (4 years ago)

    They are a really good school. Teachers and the education is great at Della.

  • (5 years ago)

    What's not to like about Della Davidson Elementary? It is great in every way!!

  • (5 years ago)

    Beautiful new facility great teachers great PTA State PTA of the Year 2009 great parents.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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