Olive Branch Intermediate School

  • Olive Branch Intermediate School serves 485 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Olive Branch Intermediate School's student population of 485 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olive Branch Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olive Branch Intermediate School is 0.60, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#277 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
37%
49%
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White
51%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olive Branch Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.600.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesoto Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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