Mc Lain Elementary School

  • Mc Lain Elementary School serves 199 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mc Lain 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 top 50%) 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 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Mc Lain Elementary School's student population of 199 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mc Lain Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mc Lain Elementary School is 0.50, which is less 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)
Overall School Rank#446 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
39%
48%
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White
59%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mc Lain Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.500.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreene County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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