Marshall Elementary School

2909 Oak Forest Drive

Jackson, MS 39212
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (601)371-4342
  • Marshall Elementary School serves 433 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Marshall Elementary 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Marshall Elementary School operates within the Jackson Public School District.

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School Overview

  • Marshall Elementary School's student population of 433 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students433 students
Marshall Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Marshall Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Marshall Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeMarshall Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Marshall Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshall Elementary School is 0.00, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Marshall Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Black
100%
49%
Marshall Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
n/a
45%
Marshall Elementary School White Students (1989-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
1%
Marshall Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsMarshall Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Scoren/a0.31
Marshall Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
Marshall Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Marshall Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Marshall Elementary School is Jackson Public School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Jackson Public School District's student population of 28,019 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,246 in this district is less than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,506 is higher than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four school years.
    School District NameJackson Public School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    63
    5
    Number of Students Managed28,0192,008
    Jackson Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    13%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    19%
    33%
    District Total Revenue$275 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$342 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,246$10,065
    District Spending / Student$11,506$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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