Joyner Elementary School

1201 Joyner Avenue
Tupelo, MS 38804
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Joyner Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Joyner Elementary School's student population of 401 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Joyner Elementary School is 0.61, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
52%
48%
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White
35%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.610.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTupelo Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Joyner Elementary School is Tupelo High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tupelo Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carver Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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