Burnsville Elementary School

  • Burnsville Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Burnsville Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Burnsville Elementary School's student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burnsville Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Burnsville Elementary School is 0.06, 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#225 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
97%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burnsville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burnsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTishomingo County SP Mun School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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