3877 Highway 51 South
Goodman, MS 39079
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Goodman Pickens Elementary School serves 182 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Goodman Pickens 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 20-24% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Goodman Pickens Elementary School's student population of 182 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
182 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Goodman Pickens 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 Goodman Pickens Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#554 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Goodman Pickens Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
99%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Goodman Pickens Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
n/a
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Goodman Pickens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Profile last updated: 02/24/2022

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 182 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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