Lexington Elementary School

Tel: (662)834-1333
Grades: PK-5

696 students

Lexington Elementary School serves 696 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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%.
Lexington Elementary School operates within the Holmes County School District.

Overview

The student population of 696 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 696 students
Lexington Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Lexington Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Lexington Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Lexington Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
99%
50%
Lexington Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
n/a
45%
Lexington Elementary School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lexington 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 0.63
Lexington Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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%
Lexington 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.
1%
8%
Lexington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,131 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Holmes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
5
Number of Students Managed 3,131 2,063
Holmes County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
Holmes County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $20 MM
Holmes County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,931 $9,999
Holmes County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $9,596
Holmes County   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 J J Mc Clain High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is J J Mc Clain Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is S V Marshall Elementary School (8.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lexington J J Mc Clain High School
    9479 Brozville Rd
    Lexington , MS , 39095
    (662)834-2172
    0.8  mi  |  432  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington J J Mc Clain Middle School
    9479 Brozville Rd
    Lexington , MS , 39095
    (662)834-0875
    0.8  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lexington Holmes Co Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    77 Kickernick St
    Lexington , MS , 39095
    (662)834-3052
    Vocational School
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington S V Marshall Elementary School
    12572 Hwy 12
    Lexington , MS , 39169
    (662)235-5226
    8.2  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lexington S V Marshall High School
    12572 Hwy 12
    Lexington , MS , 39095
    (662)235-5113
    9.1  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Holmes 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 0.16, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.63. The most diverse school district in Holmes County is Holmes School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.