Tylertown Primary School

813 Ball Avenue
Tylertown, MS 39667
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Tylertown Primary School serves 308 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Tylertown Primary School's student population of 308 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Tylertown Primary School is 0.40, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Tylertown Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Tylertown Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tylertown Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
20%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Tylertown Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tylertown Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.400.58
This chart display the diversity score of Tylertown Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tylertown Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tylertown Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalthall 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 Tylertown Primary School is Tylertown High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tylertown Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tylertown Walthall County Career And Technical Center Vocational School

    0.0 miles
    803 Ball Avenue
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 222-1500
    0 n/a n/a
  • Tylertown Tylertown Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 425 students
    0.7 miles
    705 Broad Street
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-3350
    0.7 3-6 425
  • Tylertown Tylertown High School Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 608 students
    1.6 miles
    204 High School Road
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-3370
    1.6 7-12 608
  • Tylertown Salem Attendance Center Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 462 students
    8.8 miles
    881 Highway 27 North
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-2580
    8.8 K-12 462
  • Tylertown Dexter Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 61 students
    9.5 miles
    927 Highway 48 East
    Tylertown, MS 39667
    (601) 876-3985
    9.5 K-6 61

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