Lawndale Elementary School

1563 Mitchell Road
Tupelo, MS 38801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Lawndale Elementary School serves 419 students in grades 3-5.
Lawndale Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher 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.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lawndale Elementary School's student population of 419 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students419 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Lawndale Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lawndale Elementary School is 0.58, which is equal to 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
#214 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
57%
48%
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White
30%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 Lawndale Elementary School is Tupelo High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tupelo Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Verona Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tupelo Tupelo High School Math: 26% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,012 students
    1.5 miles
    4125 Golden Wave Drive
    Tupelo, MS 38801
    (662) 841-8970
    1.5 9-12 2,012
  • Tupelo Tupelo Lee County Vocational Technical School Vocational School

    1.5 miles
    4125 Golden Wave Drive
    Tupelo, MS 38801
    (662) 841-8990
    1.5 n/a n/a
  • Verona Verona Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 429 students
    1.6 miles
    212 College Ave.
    Verona, MS 38879
    (662) 566-7266
    1.6 K-4 429
  • Tupelo Pierce Street Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-5 | 348 students
    2.0 miles
    1008 Pierce Street
    Tupelo, MS 38801
    (662) 841-8940
    2 3-5 348
  • Tupelo Tupelo Alternative School Alternative School

    2.1 miles
    903 Fillmore Drive
    Tupelo, MS 38801
    (662) 841-8956
    2.1 n/a n/a

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