Threadgill Elementary School

1001 Broad St,

Greenwood, MS, 38930-6403

Tel: (662)455-7440
Grades: PK-6

570 students

Threadgill Elementary School serves 570 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.
Threadgill Elementary School operates within the Greenwood Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 570 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 570 students
Threadgill Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Threadgill Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Threadgill Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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
Threadgill Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
99%
50%
Threadgill Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
n/a
45%
Threadgill Elementary School White (1989-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Threadgill Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Threadgill 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.
0.02 0.55
Threadgill 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.
94%
64%
Threadgill 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.
2%
8%
Threadgill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,844 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Greenwood Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
5
Number of Students Managed 2,844 2,287
Greenwood Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $21 MM
Greenwood Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
Greenwood Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,507 $9,999
Greenwood Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,454 $9,596
Greenwood Public   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 Amanda Elzy High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Greenwood Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W C Williams Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenwood W C Williams Elementary School
    1300 Carrollton Ave
    Greenwood , MS , 38930
    (662)455-7445
    0.5  mi  |  326  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Greenwood Amanda Elzy Elementary School
    604 Elzy Ave
    Greenwood , MS , 38930
    (662)453-9677
    0.8  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Greenwood Amanda Elzy High School
    604 Elzy Ave
    Greenwood , MS , 38930
    (662)453-3394
    0.8  mi  |  611  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Greenwood Greenwood Alternative School
    Alternative School
    410 Main St
    Greenwood , MS , 38930
    (662)455-8989
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Greenwood East Elementary School
    208 Meadowbrook Rd
    Greenwood , MS , 38930
    (662)453-9182
    1.3  mi  |  366  students  |  Gr.  4-8

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Greenwood, 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 0.21, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.26. The most diverse school in Greenwood is Greenwood Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.