Inverness School

Inverness School serves 252 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Inverness 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Inverness School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Inverness School's student population of 252 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 63% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students252 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Inverness School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Inverness School is 0.02, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#536 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
99%
48%
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White
n/a
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.020.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunflower Consolidated School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Inverness School is Gentry High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert L Merritt Junior High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carver Elementary School (7.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indianola Gentry High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 499 students
    7.0 miles
    801 B.b. King
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1240
    7 10-12 499
  • Indianola Indianola Career & Technical Center Vocational School

    7.0 miles
    801 B.b. King Road
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-6000
    7 n/a n/a
  • Indianola Robert L Merritt Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 433 students
    7.1 miles
    705 Kinlock Road
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1270
    7.1 7-9 433
  • Indianola Carver Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 615 students
    7.2 miles
    404 Jefferson Street
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1250
    7.2 3-6 615
  • Indianola Indianola Academic Achievement Alternative School

    7.8 miles
    300 Jefferson Street
    Indianola, MS 38751
    (662) 884-1278
    7.8 n/a n/a

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