Shady Grove Elementary School (Closed 2009)

4524 Highway 15 North
Shady Grove Elementary School served 595 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 52% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students595 students
This chart display total students of Shady Grove Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Shady Grove Elementary School by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Shady Grove Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Shady Grove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Black
40%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
48%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shady Grove Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.610.58
This chart display the diversity score of Shady Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shady Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJones County School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shady Grove Elementary School is Laurel High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Jones High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Jones Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Laurel North Jones Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 843 students
    1.2 miles
    650 Trace Road
    Laurel, MS 39443
    (601) 426-6632
    1.2 K-6 843
  • Laurel Mason Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
    2.2 miles
    2726 Old Bay Springs Road
    Laurel, MS 39440
    (601) 428-0393
    2.2 K-5 505
  • Laurel Laurel High School Math: 4% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 809 students
    3.4 miles
    1100 W 12th Street
    Laurel, MS 39440
    (601) 649-4145
    3.4 9-12 809
  • Laurel Laurel High School Vocational Complex Vocational School

    3.5 miles
    1100 W 11th Street
    Laurel, MS 39440
    (601) 649-4144
    3.5 n/a n/a
  • Laurel Nora Davis Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 367 students
    3.8 miles
    1305 Martin Luther King Drive
    Laurel, MS 39440
    (601) 428-7782
    3.8 PK-5 367
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