Nettleton Upper Elementary School

  • Nettleton Upper Elementary School serves 296 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nettleton Upper Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Nettleton Upper Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Nettleton Upper Elementary School's student population of 296 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students296 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nettleton Upper Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Nettleton Upper Elementary School is 0.45, 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#321 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nettleton Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
31%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nettleton Upper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nettleton Upper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nettleton Upper Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.450.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nettleton Upper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNettleton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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