Parkview Elementary School

Parkview Elementary School serves 605 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Parkview Elementary School operates within the Meridian Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 605 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 605 students
Parkview Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Parkview Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Parkview Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 17:1 16:1
Parkview Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Parkview Elementary School Asian (2005-2008)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Parkview Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
93%
50%
Parkview Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
5%
45%
Parkview Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Parkview Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Parkview 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.
0.13 0.63
Parkview 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.
91%
64%
Parkview 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%
Parkview Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,242 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Meridian Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 6,242 2,063
Meridian Public   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $21 MM
District Spending $69 MM $20 MM
Meridian Public   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,162 $9,999
Meridian Public   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,514 $9,596
Meridian 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 Ross Collins Vocational Center (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marion Park Complex (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Meridian Magnolia Middle School
    1350 24th St
    Meridian , MS , 39305
    (601)484-4067
    0.1  mi  |  408  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Meridian Ross Collins Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    2640 24th Ave
    Meridian , MS , 39305
    (601)483-3331
    Vocational School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Meridian Meridian High School
    2320 32nd St
    Meridian , MS , 39305
    (601)485-3848
    0.7  mi  |  1630  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Meridian Marion Park Complex
    Alternative School
    2815 25th St
    Meridian , MS , 39301
    (601)484-5166
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Meridian Poplar Springs Elementary School
    4101 27th Ave
    Meridian , MS , 39305
    (601)484-4450
    1.3  mi  |  533  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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