Sanders Elementary School

502 West Washington Street

Hollandale, MS 38748
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (662)827-2024
  • Sanders Elementary School serves 340 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Sanders Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • Sanders Elementary School operates within the Hollandale School District.

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School Overview

  • Sanders Elementary School's student population of 340 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students340 students
Sanders Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Sanders Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Sanders Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeSanders Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Sanders Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sanders Elementary School is 0.04, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Sanders Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Hispanic
n/a
3%
Sanders Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
98%
49%
Sanders Elementary School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
2%
45%
Sanders Elementary School White Students (1990-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSanders Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.040.31
Sanders Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
Sanders Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Sanders Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Sanders Elementary School is Hollandale School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hollandale School District's student population of 604 students has decreased by 11% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,889 is higher than the state average of $10,065. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $14,720 is higher than the state average of $10,094. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameHollandale School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    5
    Number of Students Managed6042,008
    Hollandale School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    16%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    15%
    33%
    District Total Revenue$10 MM$20 MM
    District Spending$10 MM$20 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,889$10,065
    District Spending / Student$14,720$10,094
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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