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Glade Elementary School

Public | K-6 | 435 students

Our school is best know for our high scores on statewide standardized tests.
 
 

 

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Posted May 17, 2013

I am a proud Maw maw in Alabama. Just received a call that my grand-daughter, Breanna Holifield, received the highest A.R. score of 245. Looking forward to seeing you all Monday night for granduation!


Posted September 16, 2009

My 3 girls went there and now my grandson goes there. They all loved it! The teachers are super!!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 16, 2008

My son has attended Glade Elementary since Kindergarten. I could not ask for a more positive and rewarding educational atmosphere for him. The principals, teachers, & staff truly care about each and every student. Go Hornets!!!
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Posted August 21, 2007

Glade Elementary is a Great place to learn. My kids love their teachers. They provide a safe and positive atmosphere for all students. The office staff is really nice and helpful. The Principals always offer great support. We Love Glade!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 19, 2004

My daughter went from K-6th grade. We loved it, the teachers were excellent -only one teacher was hard to work with & she is not there anymore. The sports program is good, the cheerleading sponser is better now. I would recomend Glade to anyone and everyone.
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
57%

2011

 
 
45%

2010

 
 
40%
Math

The state average for Math was 67% in 2013.

72 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
51%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

42 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
76%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
59%

2010

 
 
53%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

42 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
71%

2010

 
 
59%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 59% in 2013.

53 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
70%

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
60%

2010

 
 
52%
Math

The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

53 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
81%

2010

 
 
70%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 57% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
53%
Math

The state average for Math was 63% in 2013.

58 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
80%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
58%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Writing - Informative Essay

The state average for Writing - Informative Essay was 89% in 2012.

46 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
96%

2011

 
 
78%
Scale: % Score 2, 3 or 4

About the tests


Until 2011-2012, terminating in 2012-2013, 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

Science

The state average for Science was 63% in 2013.

53 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
68%

2010

 
 
61%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 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.

Source: Mississippi Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 79% 46%
Black 17% 50%
Hispanic 4% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 77%N/A71%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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Special education / special needs

Level of special education programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students
  • Specific learning disabilities
  • Speech and language impairments
Extra learning resources offered
  • Differentiated learning programs

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

School facilities
  • Computer lab

Arts & music

School facilities
  • Art room
  • Music room
Music
  • Band

Language learning

Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Health & athletics

School facilities
  • Access to sports fields
  • Gym

Gifted & talented

Extra learning resources offered
  • Acceleration
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School basics

School start time
  • 7:45 am
School end time
  • 2:40 pm
School Leader's name
  • Tammie Skelton
Best ways for parents to contact the school
  • Phone
Age at which early childhood or Pre-K program begins
  • 3 years old
Gender
  • Coed
Is there an application process?
  • No
Fax number
  • (601) 425-5690

Programs

Instructional and/or curriculum models used

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  • Beginning 2012-2013 Core Curriculum
Specific academic themes or areas of focus

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  • None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered

Don't understand these terms?
  • No
Level of special education programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students
  • Specific learning disabilities
  • Speech and language impairments
Foreign languages taught
  • None
Level of ESL/ELL programming offered
  • Basic - the school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Resources

Extra learning resources offered
  • Acceleration
  • Counseling
  • Differentiated learning programs
  • Remediation
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Transportation options
  • Buses/vans for students only
School facilities
  • Access to sports fields
  • Art room
  • Audiovisual aids
  • Auditorium
  • Cafeteria
  • Computer lab
  • Gym
  • Internet access
  • Library
  • Music room
  • Parent center
  • Playground
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Arts & music

Visual arts
  • None
Music
  • Band
Performing arts
  • None

Student clubs

Clubs (distinct from courses)
  • BETA
  • Student council/government
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School culture

Dress Code
  • Dress code
Bullying policy
  • This school has a bullying and/or cyber bullying policy in place.
Parent involvement
  • Attend parent nights
  • Chaperone school trips
  • Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
  • Join PTO/PTA
  • Organize fundraising events (school auction, bake sales, etc.)
  • Serve on school improvement team or governance council
  • Tutor
  • Volunteer in the classroom
More from this school
  • We are the smallest school in our district and are therefore able to provide the atmosphere of a small community/family. We take great pride in meeting the needs of each of our children and loving them all.
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Students typically attend these schools after graduating
Northeast Jones High School
South Jones High School
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990 Hwy 15 South
Laurel, MS 39443
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Phone: (601) 428-4265

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