Quitman Lower Elementary School

  • Quitman Lower Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • Quitman Lower Elementary School's student population of 489 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students489 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Quitman Lower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Quitman Lower Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Quitman Lower Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Quitman Lower Elementary School is 0.51, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Quitman Lower Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Quitman Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Quitman Lower Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
50%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Quitman Lower Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Quitman Lower Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.510.31
This chart display the diversity score of Quitman Lower Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Quitman Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Quitman Lower Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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School District NameQuitman Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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