Rienzi Elementary School

21 School St,

Rienzi, MS, 38865-9802

Tel: (662)462-5214
Grades: KG-6

131 students

Rienzi Elementary School serves 131 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Rienzi Elementary School operates within the Alcorn School District.

Overview

The student population of 131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 131 students
Rienzi Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Rienzi Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Rienzi Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Rienzi Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Rienzi Elementary School Asian (2000-2001)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Rienzi Elementary School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
5%
50%
Rienzi Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
91%
45%
Rienzi Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rienzi Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Rienzi Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.17 0.55
Rienzi Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
51%
64%
Rienzi Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
13%
8%
Rienzi Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,537 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alcorn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 3,537 2,287
Alcorn   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $21 MM
Alcorn   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
Alcorn   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,463 $9,999
Alcorn   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,675 $9,596
Alcorn   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Thrasher High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Thrasher High School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anderson Elementary School (7.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Booneville Thrasher High School
    167 Cr 1040
    Booneville , MS , 38829
    (662)728-5233
    4  mi  |  372  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Corinth Biggersville High School
    571 Hwy 45 South
    Corinth , MS , 38834
    (662)286-3542
    5.1  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Booneville Prentiss Co Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    302 West George East Allen Dr
    Booneville , MS , 38829
    (662)728-9259
    Vocational School
    7.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Booneville R.h. Long Booneville Middle School
    300 A West George East Allen
    Booneville , MS , 38829
    (662)728-5843
    7.1  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Booneville Booneville High School
    300 B West George East Allen D
    Booneville , MS , 38829
    (662)728-5445
    7.1  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Alcorn County, MS public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.33, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.55. The most diverse school district in Alcorn County is Corinth School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.