508 W. Commerce St
Aberdeen, MS 39730
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Aberdeen Elementary School serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Aberdeen Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Aberdeen Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Aberdeen Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Aberdeen Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Aberdeen Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#262 out of 816 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
92%
48%
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White
4%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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