Saltillo Elementary School

424 South 3rd Street
Saltillo, MS 38866
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Saltillo Elementary School serves 810 students in grades 3-5.
Saltillo Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (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 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Saltillo Elementary School's student population of 810 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Saltillo Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Saltillo Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#261 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
15%
48%
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White
80%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.340.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Saltillo Elementary School is Saltillo High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Guntown Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saltillo Primary School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saltillo Saltillo High School Math: 40% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 965 students
    1.4 miles
    146 Tiger Dr.
    Saltillo, MS 38866
    (662) 869-5466
    1.4 9-12 965
  • Saltillo Saltillo Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 732 students
    2.6 miles
    1806 Hwy 45 N, P.o. Box 1525
    Saltillo, MS 38866
    (662) 869-3724
    2.6 K-2 732
  • Guntown Guntown Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 759 students
    5.4 miles
    1539 Main St.
    Guntown, MS 38849
    (662) 348-8801
    5.4 6-8 759
  • Mooreville Mooreville Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 740 students
    6.4 miles
    967 C.r. 1409
    Mooreville, MS 38857
    (662) 844-7105
    6.4 K-5 740
  • Tupelo Early Childhood Education Center
    Grades: PK | 291 students
    6.9 miles
    1402 N Green Street
    Tupelo, MS 38804
    (662) 840-5237
    6.9 PK 291

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