Friars Point Elementary School serves 174 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Friars Point 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 174 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
- Minority Enrollment: 93%
- Overall Testing Rank: Bottom 50% in MS
- Math Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 10-14% (Btm 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Friars Point Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Friars Point Elementary School's student population of 174 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Friars Point Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Friars Point Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#654 out of 805 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Friars Point Elementary School's ranking?
Friars Point Elementary School is ranked #654 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Friars Point Elementary School?
174 students attend Friars Point Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Friars Point Elementary School students are Black, 7% of students are White, and 3% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Friars Point Elementary School?
Friars Point Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Friars Point Elementary School offer ?
Friars Point Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Friars Point Elementary School part of?
Friars Point Elementary School is part of Coahoma County School District.
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