Vardaman Elementary School

  • Vardaman Elementary School serves 392 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • Vardaman Elementary School operates within the Calhoun County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 392 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 392 students
Vardaman Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Vardaman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Vardaman Elementary School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Vardaman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Vardaman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
44%
3%
Vardaman Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
7%
49%
Vardaman Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
48%
46%
Vardaman Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vardaman Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Vardaman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Vardaman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.32
Vardaman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
67%
Vardaman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Vardaman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Calhoun County School District's student population of 2,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,916 in this district is less than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,032 is less than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,542 2,139
Calhoun County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $21 MM $20 MM
Calhoun County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,916 $9,526
Calhoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,032 $9,407
Calhoun County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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  • VardamanVardaman High School
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    0.1 miles
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    VardamanMS 38878
    (662)682-7574
    0.17-12283
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 398 students
    7.9 miles
    Po Drawer H
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-5111
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  • Calhoun CityCalhoun City High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 223 students
    8.4 miles
    P.o. Box 559
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-5112
    8.49-12223
  • Calhoun CityCalhoun City Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 258 students
    8.4 miles
    Po Box 1546
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-1890
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    Grades: 9-12
    8.4 miles
    Po Box 1573
    Calhoun CityMS 38916
    (662)628-1143
    8.49-12n/a

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