250 Pender Drive
Grenada, MS 38902
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Grenada Elementary School serves 2,017 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Grenada Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Grenada Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Grenada Elementary School's student population of 2,017 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has grown by 39% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
2,017 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
123 teachers
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School Rankings

Grenada Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Grenada Elementary School is 0.53, 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 Data
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State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#80 out of 816 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
49%
48%
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White
48%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 2,017 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 30%)

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