Carver Elementary School

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1/
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Bottom 50%
Carver Elementary School serves 615 students in grades 3-6.
Carver 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 19% (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 16% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Carver Elementary School's student population of 615 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Carver 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 Carver Elementary School is 0.10, 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
#745 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
95%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carver Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Carver 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower Consolidated School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carver Elementary School is Gentry High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Inverness School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lockard Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianola Gentry High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 499 students
    0.5 miles
    801 B.b. King
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1240
    0.5 10-12 499
  • Indianola Indianola Career & Technical Center Vocational School

    0.5 miles
    801 B.b. King Road
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-6000
    0.5 n/a n/a
  • Indianola Lockard Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 414 students
    0.9 miles
    302 College Avenue
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1260
    0.9 K-2 414
  • Indianola Indianola Academic Achievement Alternative School

    1.1 miles
    300 Jefferson Street
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1278
    1.1 n/a n/a
  • Inverness Inverness School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    7.2 miles
    1101 Oak Street
    Inverness, MS 38753
    (662) 265-5752
    7.2 PK-8 252

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