Saucier Elementary School

  • Saucier Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 63% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Saucier Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Saucier Elementary School's student population of 413 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saucier Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Saucier Elementary School is 0.22, 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#40 out of 825 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
5%
48%
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White
88%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score0.220.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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