Vardaman Elementary School

Vardaman Elementary School serves 399 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Vardaman Elementary School operates within the Calhoun County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 399 students
Vardaman Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Vardaman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Vardaman Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Vardaman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Vardaman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Hispanic
40%
3%
Vardaman Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
10%
49%
Vardaman Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
49%
45%
Vardaman Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Vardaman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.60 0.56
Vardaman Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
73%
65%
Vardaman 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.
9%
7%
Vardaman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Calhoun County School District's student population of 2,582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,942 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,875 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,582 2,273
Calhoun County   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $21 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $7,942 $9,638
Calhoun County   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $7,875 $9,666
Calhoun County   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Vardaman High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calhoun Middle School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calhoun Elementary School (7.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • VardamanVardaman High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 282 students
    0.1 miles
    106 W.b. Gregg
    VardamanMS 38878
    (662)682-7574
    0.17-12282
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 397 students
    7.9 miles
    506 East Seamans
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-5111
    7.9PK-4397
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun Co Career & Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    8.4 miles
    302 North Madison
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-1143
    8.49-12n/a
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 244 students
    8.4 miles
    201 North Beadle
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-5112
    8.49-12244
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 237 students
    8.4 miles
    207 North Jackson
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-1890
    8.45-8237

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