1615 Brecon Drive
Jackson, MS 39211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Spann Elementary School serves 439 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Spann Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

School Overview

Spann Elementary School's student population of 439 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Spann Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Spann Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#502 out of 816 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
4%
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Black
83%
48%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30

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