Strayhorn Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Strayhorn Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 387 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
- Minority Enrollment: 21%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in MS
- Math Proficiency: 34% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 37% (Top 50%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Strayhorn Elementary School's student population of 387 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Strayhorn Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Strayhorn Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#321 out of 805 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Strayhorn Elementary School's ranking?
Strayhorn Elementary School is ranked #321 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Strayhorn Elementary School?
387 students attend Strayhorn Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Strayhorn Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Strayhorn Elementary School?
Strayhorn Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Strayhorn Elementary School offer ?
Strayhorn Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Strayhorn Elementary School part of?
Strayhorn Elementary School is part of Tate Co School Dist School District.
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