O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School

Tel: (662)247-6060
  • O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School serves 450 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • O M Mc Nair Upper 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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 55%.
  • O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School operates within the Humphreys County School District.

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School Overview

  • O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School's student population of 450 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students450 students
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeO M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Hispanic
1%
3%
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
98%
49%
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
1%
45%
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsO M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.040.31
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of O M Mc Nair Upper Elementary School is Humphreys County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Humphreys County School District's student population of 1,727 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,819 in this district is less than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,522 is less than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameHumphreys County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    5
    5
    Number of Students Managed1,7272,008
    Humphreys County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    7%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    10%
    33%
    District Total Revenue$17 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$17 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,819$10,065
    District Spending / Student$9,522$10,094
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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