Top 10 Best Tupelo Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 3,715 students in Tupelo, MS.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Tupelo, MS are Rankin Elementary School, Milam Elementary School and Pierce Street Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tupelo, MS public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Mississippi public elementary school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 42% statewide average). Elementary schools in Tupelo have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Mississippi public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Tupelo, MS (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rankin Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1908 Forrest Street
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 841-8950
Grades: 3-5
| 358 students
Rank: #22.
Milam Elementary School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
720 West Jefferson
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 841-8920
Grades: 6
| 521 students
Rank: #33.
Pierce Street Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1008 Pierce Street
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 841-8940
Grades: 3-5
| 378 students
Rank: #44.
Lawhon Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
140 Lake Street
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 841-8910
Grades: 2-5
| 546 students
Rank: #55.
Lawndale Elementary School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1563 Mitchell Road
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 841-8890
Grades: 3-5
| 403 students
Rank: n/an/a
910 North Green Street
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 841-8870
Grades: K-1
| 307 students
Rank: n/an/a
1201 Joyner Avenue
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 841-8900
Grades: K-2
| 396 students
Rank: n/an/a
628 Rutherford Road
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 844-6303
Grades: K-2
| 393 students
Rank: n/an/a
520 S Thomas Street
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 841-8960
Grades: K-2
| 413 students
Rank: n/an/a
Tupelo Alternative School
Alternative School
903 Fillmore Drive
Tupelo, MS 38801
(662) 841-8956
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Tupelo, Mississippi

Tupelo, Mississippi Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
445 North Church St
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 841-8880
Grades: K-2
| 269 students
Mc Dougal Center (Closed 2021)
Special Education School
2434 S Eason Blvd
Tupelo, MS 38804
(662) 844-1717
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Tupelo, MS?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Tupelo, MS include Rankin Elementary School, Milam Elementary School and Pierce Street Elementary School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Tupelo, MS?
10 public elementary schools are located in Tupelo, MS.
What is the racial composition of students in Tupelo, MS?
Tupelo, MS public elementary schools minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public elementary schools average of 56% (majority Black).

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