Southaven Intermediate School

  • Southaven Intermediate School serves 1,135 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (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% (which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Southaven Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

  • Southaven Intermediate School's student population of 1,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students1,135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southaven Intermediate School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southaven Intermediate School is 0.63, which is more 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#237 out of 840 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
45%
49%
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White
40%
43%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southaven Intermediate School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.630.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
70%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southaven Intermediate School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesoto Co Dist School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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