Leland School Park

200 Milam Street
Leland, MS 38756
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 242 students in grades 6-8, Leland School Park ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 242 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50% in MS
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Leland School Park ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Leland School Park's student population of 242 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Leland School Park ranks within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Leland School Park is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
#701 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6-9%
37%
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10-14%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
89%
47%
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White
5%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leland School Park's ranking?
Leland School Park is ranked #701 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Leland School Park?
242 students attend Leland School Park.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Leland School Park students are Black, 5% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Leland School Park?
Leland School Park has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Leland School Park offer ?
Leland School Park offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Leland School Park part of?
Leland School Park is part of Leland School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 242 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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