Perkinston Elementary School

40 Second Street
Perkinston, MS 39573
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Perkinston Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Perkinston Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 61% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Perkinston Elementary School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students550 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Perkinston Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Perkinston Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Perkinston Elementary School is 0.25, 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
#76 out of 825 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
11%
48%
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White
86%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.250.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perkinston 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 NameStone County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Perkinston Elementary School is Stone High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stone Middle School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stone Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wiggins Stone Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 661 students
    4.5 miles
    1652 East Central Ave
    Wiggins, MS 39577
    (601) 928-5473
    4.5 K-5 661
  • Wiggins Stone Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
    4.7 miles
    532 E Central Ave.
    Wiggins, MS 39577
    (601) 928-4876
    4.7 6-8 585
  • Wiggins Stone High School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 775 students
    4.9 miles
    400 East Border Ave.
    Wiggins, MS 39577
    (601) 928-5492
    4.9 9-12 775
  • Saucier Saucier Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 413 students
    10.4 miles
    24052 First Street
    Saucier, MS 39574
    (228) 832-2440
    10.4 K-6 413
  • Saucier West Wortham Elementary And Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,234 student
    15.3 miles
    20199 West Wortham Road
    Saucier, MS 39574
    (228) 831-1276
    15.3 K-8 1,234

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