Timberlawn Elementary School

  • Timberlawn Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 33%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Timberlawn 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 bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Timberlawn Elementary School's student population of 513 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Timberlawn Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Timberlawn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 840 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Timberlawn Elementary School is 0.02, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Timberlawn Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
99%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
1%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Timberlawn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.020.31
This chart display the diversity score of Timberlawn Elementary School and the average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Timberlawn Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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