Spann Elementary School

Spann Elementary School serves 483 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Spann Elementary School operates within the Jackson Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 483 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 483 students
Spann Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Spann Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Spann Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Spann Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more 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 20:1 16:1
Spann Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Spann Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
15%
3%
Spann Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
81%
49%
Spann Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
3%
45%
Spann Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.32 0.31
Spann Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
82%
65%
Spann Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Spann Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Public School District's student population of 29,488 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,983 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,178 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
5
Number of Students Managed 29,488 2,273
Jackson Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $275 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $342 MM $20 MM
Jackson Public   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,983 $9,638
Jackson Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,178 $9,666
Jackson Public   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Middle School For Blind (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chastain Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcwillie Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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