Falkner Elementary School

20771 Hwy 15 North

Falkner, MS 38629

Tel: (662)837-3947
Grades KG-6
303 students
Falkner Elementary School serves 303 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Falkner Elementary School operates within the North Tippah School District.

School Overview

The student population of 303 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 303 students
Falkner Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Falkner Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Falkner Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Falkner Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Falkner Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Hispanic
3%
3%
Falkner Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
12%
49%
Falkner Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
84%
45%
Falkner Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.28 0.31
Falkner Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
65%
Falkner Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
7%
Falkner Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

North Tippah School District's student population of 1,351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,814 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,701 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name North Tippah School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
5
Number of Students Managed 1,351 2,273
North Tippah   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $20 MM
North Tippah   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $10 MM $20 MM
North Tippah   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,814 $9,638
North Tippah   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,701 $9,666
North Tippah   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Falkner High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walnut (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chalybeate Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FalknerFalkner High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 265 students
    1 miles
    220771 Hwy 15
    FalknerMS 38629
    (662)837-7892
    17-12265
  • RipleyNorth South Tippah Vocational Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    5.9 miles
    2560 Cr 501
    RipleyMS 38663
    (662)837-9798
    5.910-12n/a
  • WalnutChalybeate Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 263 students
    6.6 miles
    Hwy 354 East
    WalnutMS 38683
    (662)223-4311
    6.6KG-8263
  • WalnutWalnut
    Grades: KG-12 | 520 students
    6.8 miles
    280 Commerce St
    WalnutMS 38683
    (662)223-6471
    6.8KG-12520
  • RipleyRipley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 820 students
    8 miles
    702 West Terry St
    RipleyMS 38663
    (662)837-7203
    8PK-4820

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