Tylertown Elementary School

705 Broad Street
Tylertown, MS 39667
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Tylertown Elementary School serves 240 students in grades 4-6.
Tylertown 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Tylertown Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

School Overview

Tylertown Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Tylertown Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Tylertown Elementary School is 0.32, 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
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State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#508 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
4%
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Black
82%
47%
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White
11%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tylertown Elementary School's ranking?
Tylertown Elementary School is ranked #508 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Tylertown Elementary School?
240 students attend Tylertown Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Tylertown Elementary School students are Black, 11% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tylertown Elementary School?
Tylertown Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Tylertown Elementary School offer ?
Tylertown Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-6
What school district is Tylertown Elementary School part of?
Tylertown Elementary School is part of Walthall Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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