628 Rutherford Road
Tupelo, MS 38801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Parkway Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

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Parkway Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

Parkway Elementary School's student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Parkway Elementary School is 0.58, which is equal to 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
57%
48%
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White
30%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-2
  • Students: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 10% in MS)

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