Mc Leod Elementary School

1616 Sandlewood Place
Jackson, MS 39211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mc Leod Elementary School serves 533 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mc Leod 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (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 24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mc Leod Elementary School's student population of 533 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students533 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Mc Leod 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 diversity score of Mc Leod Elementary School is 0.06, 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 Testing Rank
#715 out of 825 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
97%
48%
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White
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mc Leod Elementary School is Middle School For The Blind High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chastain Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Spann Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Spann Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
    1.3 miles
    1615 Brecon Drive
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601) 987-3532
    1.3 K-5 433
  • Jackson Mcwillie Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 432 students
    1.8 miles
    4851 Mcwillie Circle
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601) 987-3709
    1.8 PK-6 432
  • Jackson Casey Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
    2.1 miles
    2101 Lake Circle
    Jackson, MS 39211
    (601) 987-3510
    2.1 K-5 403
  • Jackson Chastain Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 645 students
    2.3 miles
    4650 Manhattan Road
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (601) 987-3550
    2.3 6-8 645
  • Jackson Joel E. Smilow Prep Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 286 students
    2.3 miles
    787 E. Northside Drive
    Jackson, MS 39206
    (769) 524-5330
    2.3 5-6 286

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