Itawamba K-8 Elementary School

Itawamba K-8 Elementary School serves 968 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School operates within the Itawamba County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 968 students
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
9%
49%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
88%
45%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
1%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.22 0.56
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
50%
65%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Itawamba K-8 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Itawamba County School District's student population of 3,529 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,063 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Itawamba County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 3,529 2,199
Itawamba County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM n/a
Itawamba County   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $28 MM n/a
Itawamba County   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,063 n/a
Itawamba County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,881 n/a
Itawamba County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Itawamba Career & Technical Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Itawamba Improvement Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Itawamba Improvement Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • FultonItawamba Career & Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.6 miles
    200 Votech Rd
    FultonMS 38843
    (662)862-3137
    0.67-12n/a
  • FultonItawamba Improvement CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    0.8 miles
    605 South Cummings St
    FultonMS 38843
    (662)862-2159
    0.81-12n/a
  • FultonItawamba Ahs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 591 students
    3.8 miles
    11900 Hwy 25 South
    FultonMS 38843
    (662)862-3104
    3.89-12591
  • MantachieMantachie
    Grades: KG-12 | 1052 students
    5.4 miles
    Mustang Dr
    MantachieMS 38855
    (662)282-4276
    5.4KG-121052
  • FultonDorsey Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 355 students
    5.5 miles
    1 Dorsey School Rd
    FultonMS 38843
    (662)862-3663
    5.5KG-8355

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