114 W.b. Gregg Dr.
Vardaman, MS 38878
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Vardaman Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Vardaman 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Vardaman Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Vardaman Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 816 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Vardaman Elementary School is 0.63, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#312 out of 816 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
38%
4%
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Black
11%
48%
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White
47%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
69%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 398 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 10%)

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