Grenada Upper Elementary School (Closed 2018)

500 Pender Drive
Grenada, MS 38901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Grenada Upper Elementary School served 634 students in grades 4-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 49% (which was higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 36% (which was higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 56% of the student body (majority Black), which was equal to the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students634 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Grenada Upper Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Grenada Upper Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
36%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Grenada Upper Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grenada Upper Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.520.58
This chart display the diversity score of Grenada Upper Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grenada Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrenada School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grenada Upper Elementary School is Grenada High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grenada Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grenada Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grenada Grenada Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 2,017 students
    0.3 miles
    250 Pender Drive
    Grenada, MS 38902
    (662) 226-2584
    0.3 PK-5 2,017
  • Grenada Grenada Vocational Complex Vocational School

    1.5 miles
    2035 Jackson Avenue, P.o. Box
    Grenada, MS 38901
    (662) 226-5969
    1.5 n/a n/a
  • Grenada Grenada High School Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,061 student
    1.6 miles
    1875 Fairground Road
    Grenada, MS 38902
    (662) 226-8844
    1.6 9-12 1,061
  • Grenada Grenada Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 961 students
    1.7 miles
    28 Jones Road
    Grenada, MS 38901
    (662) 226-5135
    1.7 6-8 961
  • Grenada Grenada Enrichment & Transition Cen Alternative School

    2.2 miles
    809 Tie Plant Road
    Grenada, MS 38902
    (662) 226-3311
    2.2 n/a n/a
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