Brookhaven Elementary School

300 S Church Street
Brookhaven, MS 39601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Brookhaven Elementary School serves 509 students in grades 3-4.
Brookhaven Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Brookhaven Elementary School's student population of 509 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Brookhaven Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Brookhaven Elementary School is 0.44, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#528 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
70%
48%
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White
28%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.440.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookhaven School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brookhaven Elementary School is Middle School For The Arts (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alexander Junior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lipsey School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brookhaven Middle School For The Arts
    Grades: 11-12 | 141 students
    0.1 miles
    308 West Cherokee Street
    Brookhaven, MS 39602
    (601) 823-1300
    0.1 11-12 141
  • Brookhaven Brookhaven Technical Center Vocational School

    0.5 miles
    325 East Court St.
    Brookhaven, MS 39602
    (601) 833-8335
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Brookhaven Brookhaven High School Math: 26% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 760 students
    0.6 miles
    443 E Monticello Street
    Brookhaven, MS 39601
    (601) 833-4498
    0.6 9-12 760
  • Brookhaven Lipsey School Math: 27% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 444 students
    0.7 miles
    412 Drury Lane
    Brookhaven, MS 39601
    (601) 833-6148
    0.7 5-6 444
  • Brookhaven Alexander Junior High School Math: 36% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 441 students
    1.0 miles
    713 Beauregard Street
    Brookhaven, MS 39601
    (601) 833-7549
    1 7-8 441

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