Lockard Elementary School

  • Lockard Elementary School serves 522 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • Lockard Elementary School operates within the Sunflower County Consolidate School District.

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School Overview

  • Lockard Elementary School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students522 students
Gender %Lockard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Students by GradeLockard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Lockard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lockard Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Hispanic
1%
3%
Black
95%
49%
White
4%
45%
All Ethnic GroupsLockard Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Lockard Elementary School is Sunflower County Consolidate School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 149 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2013-2014 school year.
    • Sunflower County Consolidate School District's student population of 2,145 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,895 in this district is less than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,221 is less than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    School District NameSunflower County Consolidate School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    6
    5
    Number of Students Managed2,1452,008
    Sunflower County Consolidate School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
    52%
    64%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (13-14)
    36%
    56%
    District Total Revenue$20 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$18 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,895$10,065
    District Spending / Student$8,221$10,094
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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