Pearl Lower Elementary School

  • Pearl Lower Elementary School serves 766 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Pearl Lower Elementary School's student population of 766 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students766 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pearl Lower Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pearl Lower Elementary 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
6%
4%
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Black
36%
49%
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White
52%
43%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.600.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePEARL PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pearl Pearl Upper School
    Grades: 4-5 | 653 students
    0.0 miles
    180 Mary Ann Drive
    Pearl, MS 39208
    (601)932-7981
    0.0 4-5 653
  • Pearl Pearl Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 929 students
    0.1 miles
    200 Mary Ann Drive
    Pearl, MS 39208
    (601)932-7952
    0.1 6-8 929
  • Pearl Northside Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 699 students
    1.0 miles
    3600 Harle Street
    Pearl, MS 39208
    (601)932-7971
    1.0 2-3 699
  • Pearl Pearl High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1175 students
    1.2 miles
    500 Pirates Cove
    Pearl, MS 39208
    (601)932-7931
    1.2 9-12 1175
  • Whitfield C B Noblin School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 12 students
    2.8 miles
    100 Hudspeth Center Drive, Hwy
    Whitfield, MS 39193
    (601)664-6310
    2.8 Inquire with school 12

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