Calhoun City Elementary School

506 East Seamans, Po Drawer H
Calhoun City, MS 38916
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Calhoun City Elementary School serves 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Calhoun City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is higher 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 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Calhoun City Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Calhoun City Elementary School's student population of 362 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Calhoun City Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Calhoun City Elementary School is 0.59, which is more 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
#360 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
3%
4%
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Black
53%
48%
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White
36%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Calhoun City Elementary School is Calhoun City High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Calhoun City Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Calhoun City Calhoun City Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 260 students
    0.5 miles
    207 North Jackson
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662) 628-1890
    0.5 5-8 260
  • Calhoun City Calhoun City High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
    0.6 miles
    201 North Beadle
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662) 628-5112
    0.6 9-12 240
  • Calhoun City Calhoun County Career & Technical Center Vocational School

    0.6 miles
    302 North Madison
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662) 628-1143
    0.6 n/a n/a
  • Vardaman Vardaman High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 303 students
    7.8 miles
    106 W.b. Gregg
    Vardaman, MS 38878
    (662) 682-7574
    7.8 7-12 303
  • Vardaman Vardaman Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 398 students
    7.9 miles
    114 W.b. Gregg Dr.
    Vardaman, MS 38878
    (662) 682-7799
    7.9 PK-6 398

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