Falkner Elementary School

20771 Hwy 15 North

Falkner, MS 38629

Tel: (662)837-3947
Grades: KG-6

326 students

Falkner Elementary School serves 326 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Falkner Elementary School operates within the North Tippah School District.

Overview

The student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 326 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 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 17:1 16:1
Hispanic
3%
3%
Black
13%
50%
White
84%
45%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.28 0.31
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.
69%
64%
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.
14%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,327 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name North Tippah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 1,327 2,147
District Total Revenue $10 MM $21 MM
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,781 $9,999
District Spending / Student $8,019 $9,596
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 Falkner High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walnut Attendance Center (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chalybeate Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FalknerFalkner High School
    220771 Hwy 15
    FalknerMS 38629
    (662)837-7892
    1 mi | 251 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • RipleyNorth South Tippah Vocational Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2560 Cr 501
    RipleyMS 38663
    (662)837-9798
    Vocational School

    5.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • WalnutChalybeate Elementary School
    Hwy 354 East
    WalnutMS 38683
    (662)223-4311
    6.6 mi | 251 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • WalnutWalnut Attendance Center
    280 Commerce St
    WalnutMS 38683
    (662)223-6471
    6.8 mi | 499 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • RipleyRipley Elementary School
    702 West Terry St
    RipleyMS 38663
    (662)837-7203
    8 mi | 823 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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