Raines Elementary School

Raines Elementary School serves 257 students in grades PK-5.
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%.
Raines Elementary School operates within the Jackson Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 257 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 257 students
Raines Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Raines Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Raines 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
Raines Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Black
99%
50%
Raines Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
n/a
45%
Raines Elementary School White (1989-2003)
All Ethnic Groups Raines Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Raines 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
Raines Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2011)
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.
96%
64%
Raines 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%
Raines Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,142 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
64
5
Number of Students Managed 31,142 2,287
Jackson Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $275 MM $21 MM
Jackson Public   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $289 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,999 $9,999
Jackson Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,453 $9,596
Jackson 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 Capital City Alternative School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eastside Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Hopkins Elementary School (1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Jackson John Hopkins Elementary School
    170 John Hopkins Rd
    Jackson , MS , 39209
    (601)923-2540
    1  mi  |  475  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jackson French Elementary School
    311 Joel Ave
    Jackson , MS , 39209
    (601)960-5316
    1.4  mi  |  277  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Jackson Lake Elementary School
    472 Mt Vernon Ave
    Jackson , MS , 39209
    (601)960-5308
    1.8  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Clinton Eastside Elementary School
    201 Easthaven Dr
    Clinton , MS , 39056
    (601)924-7261
    2.1  mi  |  690  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Jackson Van Winkle Elementary School
    1655 Whiting Rd
    Jackson , MS , 39209
    (601)923-2547
    2.1  mi  |  529  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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