Tylertown Primary School

813 Ball Avenue
Tylertown, MS 39667
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Tylertown Primary School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Tylertown Primary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 15-19% (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 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Tylertown Primary School's student population of 380 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Tylertown Primary 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 Primary School is 0.44, 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
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#477 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
35%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
4%
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Black
71%
47%
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White
24%
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
0.44
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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)
4%
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 Primary School's ranking?
Tylertown Primary School is ranked #477 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What schools are Tylertown Primary School often compared to?
Tylertown Primary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Salem Attendance Center by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend Tylertown Primary School?
380 students attend Tylertown Primary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
71% of Tylertown Primary School students are Black, 24% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tylertown Primary School?
Tylertown Primary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does Tylertown Primary School offer ?
Tylertown Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3
What school district is Tylertown Primary School part of?
Tylertown Primary School is part of Walthall Co School Dist School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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