Lexington Elementary School

Grades: PK-5

688 students

Lexington Elementary School serves 688 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 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 688 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 688 students
Lexington Elementary School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Lexington Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Lexington Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 25:1 16:1
Lexington Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
Black
100%
50%
Lexington Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.00 0.31
Lexington Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
87%
64%
Lexington Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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%
Lexington Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,047 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,931 is less than the state average of $9,999. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,051 is higher than the state average of $9,596. The district spending/student has grown by 51% over four years.
School District Name Holmes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
5
Number of Students Managed 3,047 2,147
Holmes County   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
Holmes County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $33 MM $20 MM
Holmes County   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,931 $9,999
Holmes County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,051 $9,596
Holmes County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • LexingtonJ J Mc Clain High School
    9479 Brozville Rd
    LexingtonMS 39095
    (662)834-2172
    0.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 395 students                      
  • LexingtonJ J Mc Clain Middle School
    9479 Brozville Rd
    LexingtonMS 39095
    (662)834-0875
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 320 students                      
  • LexingtonHolmes Co Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    77 Kickernick St
    LexingtonMS 39095
    (662)834-3052
    Vocational School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • TchulaS V Marshall Elementary School
    12572 Hwy 12
    TchulaMS 39169
    (662)235-5226
    8.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 407 students                      
  • LexingtonS V Marshall High School
    12572 Hwy 12
    LexingtonMS 39095
    (662)235-5113
    9.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 257 students                      

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