Pleasant Hill Elementary School

7686 Pleasant Hill Road
Olive Branch, MS 38654
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Pleasant Hill Elementary School serves 1,020 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pleasant Hill Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 73% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pleasant Hill Elementary School's student population of 1,020 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,020 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Pleasant Hill 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 825 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
32%
48%
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White
56%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.580.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesoto County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Hill Elementary School is Desoto Central High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Desoto Central Middle School (3.2 miles away)
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