Strayhorn Elementary School

3402 Hwy 4 West
Sarah, MS 38665
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Strayhorn Elementary School serves 482 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 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Strayhorn Elementary School's student population of 482 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students482 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Strayhorn Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Strayhorn Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 825 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Strayhorn Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#280 out of 825 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
7%
48%
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White
81%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.330.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTate County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Strayhorn Elementary School is Strayhorn High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crenshaw Elementary School (8.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sarah Strayhorn High School Math: 54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 382 students
    0.4 miles
    86 Mustang Drive
    Sarah, MS 38665
    (662) 562-9246
    0.4 7-12 382
  • Crenshaw Crenshaw Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 112 students
    8.2 miles
    108 W C Franklin Street
    Crenshaw, MS 38621
    (662) 382-5803
    8.2 K-5 112
  • Senatobia Sen./tate Co. Optional Learning Cen Alternative School

    10.1 miles
    403 West Gilmore
    Senatobia, MS 38668
    (662) 568-5193
    10.1 n/a n/a
  • Senatobia Senatobia Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 960 students
    10.1 miles
    301 Marvin Street
    Senatobia, MS 38668
    (662) 562-9613
    10.1 K-6 960
  • Senatobia Senatobia Junior Senior High School Math: 46% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 816 students
    10.4 miles
    221 Warrior Drive
    Senatobia, MS 38668
    (662) 562-4230
    10.4 7-12 816

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