Raines Elementary School

Raines Elementary School serves 429 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Raines Elementary School operates within the Jackson Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 429 students has grown by 73% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 429 students
Raines Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Raines Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Raines Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Raines Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Raines Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Raines Elementary School Black Students (2013-2014)
Black
99%
49%
Raines Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.02 0.31
Raines 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.
96%
65%
Raines 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.
2%
7%
Raines Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Public School District's student population of 29,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,983 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,178 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 29,488 2,273
Jackson Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $275 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $342 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,983 $9,638
Jackson Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,178 $9,666
Jackson Public   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Capital City Alternative School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eastside Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Hopkins Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JacksonJohn Hopkins Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 461 students
    1 miles
    170 John Hopkins Rd
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)923-2540
    1PK-5461
  • JacksonFrench Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    1.4 miles
    311 Joel Ave
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5316
    1.4PK-5296
  • JacksonLake Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    1.8 miles
    472 Mt Vernon Ave
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)960-5308
    1.8PK-5322
  • ClintonEastside Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 730 students
    2.1 miles
    453 Arrow Dr
    ClintonMS 39056
    (601)924-7261
    2.14-5730
  • JacksonVan Winkle Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
    2.1 miles
    1655 Whiting Rd
    JacksonMS 39209
    (601)923-2547
    2.1PK-5470

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