Camden Elementary School

4784 Hwy 43 North
Camden, MS 39045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Camden Elementary School serves 107 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Camden Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Camden Elementary School's student population of 107 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Camden 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 Camden Elementary School is 0.00, 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
#178 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
100%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.000.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Camden 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 NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Camden Elementary School is Velma Jackson High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Shirley D. Simmons Middle School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canton Shirley D. Simmons Middle School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 171 students
    1.9 miles
    820 Sulphur Springs Road
    Canton, MS 39046
    (601) 855-2406
    1.9 6-8 171
  • Camden Velma Jackson High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 305 students
    3.5 miles
    2000 Loring Road, P. O. Box 12
    Camden, MS 39045
    (662) 468-2531
    3.5 9-12 305
  • Canton Luther Branson School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    4.8 miles
    3903 Highway 16 E
    Canton, MS 39046
    (601) 859-2743
    4.8 PK-5 245
  • Canton Huey L. Porter Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 375 students
    12.3 miles
    551 Finney Road
    Canton, MS 39046
    (601) 407-1819
    12.3 6-8 375
  • Canton Jimmie M. Goodloe Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 465 students
    12.3 miles
    551 Finney Road
    Canton, MS 39046
    (601) 407-1810
    12.3 K-5 465

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