Blue Earth Elementary School (Closed 2016)

  • Blue Earth Elementary School served 285 students in grades 9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 55%.
  • Blue Earth Elementary School operated within the Sunflower County Consolidate School District.
  • Sunflower County Consolidate School District's 61% graduation rate was lower than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students285 students
Blue Earth Elementary School Total Students (2015-2016)
Gender %Blue Earth Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Blue Earth Elementary School Total Teachers (2015-2016)
Students by GradeBlue Earth Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Blue Earth Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2015-2016)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Blue Earth Elementary School Black Students (2015-2016)
Black
98%
49%
Blue Earth Elementary School Black Students (2015-2016)
White
1%
45%
Blue Earth Elementary School White Students (2015-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBlue Earth Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.040.31
Blue Earth Elementary School Diversity Score (2015-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
69%
Blue Earth Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2015-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
Blue Earth Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2015-2016)

District Comparison

School District NameSunflower County Consolidate School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed2,1452,008
Sunflower County Consolidate School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
Graduation Rate61%64%
Sunflower County Consolidate School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$20 MM$20 MM
Sunflower County Consolidate School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$18 MM$20 MM
Sunflower County Consolidate School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,895$10,065
Sunflower County Consolidate School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,221$10,094
Sunflower County Consolidate School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education
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Mississippi public schools have a diversity score of 0.31, which is lower than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in Mississippi is Biloxi Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.