Seminary Elementary School

  • Seminary Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Seminary Elementary School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Seminary Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Seminary Elementary School is 0.28, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#208 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
11%
49%
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White
84%
43%
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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 Seminary Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.280.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovington Co s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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