Vardaman Elementary School

114 W.b. Gregg

Vardaman, MS 38878-0267

Tel: (662)682-7799
Grades: PK-6

411 students

Vardaman Elementary School serves 411 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Vardaman Elementary School operates within the Calhoun County School District.

Overview

The student population of 411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 411 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 18:1 16:1
Hispanic
39%
3%
Black
10%
50%
White
51%
45%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.58 0.31
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.
73%
64%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,555 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,555 2,147
District Total Revenue $21 MM $21 MM
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,101 $9,999
District Spending / Student $8,585 $9,596
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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