Shelby School

  • Shelby School serves 159 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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 57%.

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School Overview

  • Shelby School's student population of 159 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students159 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Shelby School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Shelby School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#646 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shelby School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shelby School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
97%
49%
White
2%
43%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shelby School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.060.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNORTH BOLIVAR CONS SCH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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