Quitman County Elementary School

  • Quitman County Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Quitman County Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Quitman County Elementary School's student population of 426 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students426 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Quitman County Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Quitman County Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Quitman County Elementary School is 0.08, 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#207 out of 825 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Quitman County Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Quitman County 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Quitman County 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Quitman County Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Quitman County Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
96%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Quitman County Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Quitman County Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Quitman County Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.080.58
This chart display the diversity score of Quitman County Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Quitman County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Quitman County Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuitman County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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