Bentonia Gibbs School



Bentonia Gibbs School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bentonia Gibbs School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 80
2 82
3 97
4 82
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 17

Bentonia Gibbs School is a public elementary school located in Bentonia, MS in the Yazoo County School District. It enrolls 529 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bentonia Gibbs School is the 206th largest public school in Mississippi and the 19,296th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 529
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.96

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Bentonia Gibbs School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 266
(50%)
587
(52%)
 Female 263
(50%)
537
(48%)

Bentonia Gibbs School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 312
(59%)
495
(44%)
 Black 168
(32%)
564
(50%)
 Two or More 31
(6%)
44
(4%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
17
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bentonia Gibbs School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 529
(100%)
1,057
(94%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
25
(2%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
42
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Bentonia Gibbs School is ranked 97th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bentonia Gibbs School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bentonia Gibbs School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 717
2006 707
2007 722
2008 725
2009 731
2010 752
2011 709
2012 686
2013 581
2014 529
2015 529

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 16.8
2007 16.3
2008 17.7
2009 18.7
2010 18.9
2011 17.9
2012 17.9
2013 17.3
2014 16.5
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75592747559275
2006 0.79066478076379
2007 0.77285318559557
2008 0.77655172413793
2009 0.79206566347469
2010 0.80718085106383
2011 0.82087447108604
2012 0.81195335276968
2013 0.81755593803787
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Bentonia Gibbs School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bentonia Gibbs School
Bentonia, MS
Public KG - 05 529 16.6:1  
Tricounty Academy
Flora, MS
Private PK - 12 365 17:1 8 miles
East Flora Elementary
Flora, MS
Public PK - 05 337 15.9:1 9 miles
Yazoo County Middle School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 06 - 08 360 14:1 10 miles
Mannsdale Upper Elementary
Madison, MS
Public 03 - 05 543 19.3:1 14 miles
Webster Street Elementary School
Yazoo City, MS
Public KG - 01 456 18.9:1 15 miles
Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 06 - 08 472 15.5:1 15 miles
Mannsdale Elementary
Madison, MS
Public KG - 02 550 20:1 15 miles
Covenant Christian School
Yazoo City, MS
Private KG - 06 66 9:1 16 miles
Benton Academy
Benton, MS
Private PK - 12 263 12:1 16 miles
Mccoy Elementary School
Yazoo City, MS
Public 02 - 05 886 21.7:1 17 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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