Sunflower Consolidated School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public preschools serving 1,187 students in Sunflower Consolidated School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Mississippi.
Public Preschools in Sunflower Consolidated School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Mississippi public pre school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 41% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Sunflower Consolidated School District are Inverness School, A W James Elementary School and East Sunflower School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public preschool average of 64% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Sunflower Consolidated School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Mississippi for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Sunflower Consolidated School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MS)
# Schools
5 Schools
185 Schools
# Students
1,187 Students
83,977 Students
# Teachers
79 Teachers
5,199 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Sunflower Consolidated School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 63 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MS)
Overall District Rank
#111 out of 146 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sunflower Consolidated   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunflower Consolidated   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunflower Consolidated   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
73%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sunflower Consolidated   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.12
0.54
# American Indian Students
n/a
240 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
501 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
25 Students
2,812 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
3%
# Black Students
1,113 Students
48,903 Students
% Black Students
94%
58%
# White Students
39 Students
29,868 Students
% White Students
3%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
50 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
1,603 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
86
5,670
# Students in K Grade:
154
15,199
# Students in 1st Grade:
170
14,158
# Students in 2nd Grade:
161
12,509
# Students in 3rd Grade:
142
10,361
# Students in 4th Grade:
147
9,702
# Students in 5th Grade:
186
7,831
# Students in 6th Grade:
48
2,846
# Students in 7th Grade:
47
1,019
# Students in 8th Grade:
46
950
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
634
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
582
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
526
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
542
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,448

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,415 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,559. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,926 is higher than the state median of $10,908. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MS)
Total Revenue
$40 MM
$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sunflower Consolidated   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$42 MM
$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Sunflower Consolidated   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,415
$11,559
Spending / Student
$10,926
$10,908

Best Sunflower Consolidated School District Public Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Inverness School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1101 Oak Street
Inverness, MS 38753
(662) 265-5752
Grades: PK-8
| 252 students
Rank: #22.
A W James Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 South Blvd
Drew, MS 38737
(662) 745-8892
Grades: PK-5
| 305 students
Rank: #33.
East Sunflower School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
212 East Claiborne Street
Sunflower, MS 38778
(662) 569-3137
Grades: PK-5
| 171 students
Rank: #44.
Ruleville Central Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
410 L F Packer Drive
Ruleville, MS 38771
(662) 756-4276
Grades: PK-5
| 277 students
601 Ingram Street
Moorhead, MS 38761
(662) 246-5395
Grades: PK-5
| 182 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Sunflower Consolidated School District
  • 196 MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE, INDIANOLA, MS, 38751
  • (662) 887-4919
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 73% (Btm 50% in MS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12

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