Puckett Elementary School

  • Puckett Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Puckett Elementary School's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students383 students
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Puckett Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Puckett Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Puckett Elementary School is 0.40, 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#233 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Puckett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Puckett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Black
24%
49%
White
74%
43%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Puckett Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.400.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
70%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRankin Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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