404 Jefferson Street
Indianola, MS 38751
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Carver Elementary School serves 331 students in grades 4-6.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Carver Elementary School's student population of 331 students has declined by 49% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
331 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Carver Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carver Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#721 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
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 2020-21 school year data.
White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Students: 331 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10

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