Luther Branson School



Luther Branson School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Luther Branson School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 36
1 48
2 34
3 33
4 29
5 35
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 7

Luther Branson School is a public elementary school located in Canton, MS in the Madison County School District. It enrolls 239 students in grades 1st through 12th. Luther Branson School is the 462nd largest public school in Mississippi and the 46,234th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 239
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.45

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former LBS Alumni

Luther Branson School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 136
(57%)
4,650
(51%)
 Female 103
(43%)
4,402
(49%)

Luther Branson School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 232
(97%)
3,449
(38%)
 White 5
(2%)
4,723
(52%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
362
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
146
(2%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
365
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Luther Branson School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 210
(88%)
2,931
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(8%)
636
(7%)
 Not Eligible 9
(4%)
5,430
(60%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Luther Branson School is ranked 435th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Luther Branson School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.2%) is 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.

Luther Branson School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 335
2006 327
2007 314
2008 312
2009 288
2010 272
2011 298
2012 264
2013 254
2014 241
2015 239

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.5
2007 19
2008 17.3
2009 17.5
2010 17
2011 16.4
2012 15.3
2013 16.3
2014 13.6
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94626865671642
2006 0.95718654434251
2007 0.94904458598726
2008 0.96794871794872
2009 0.95833333333333
2010 0.94852941176471
2011 0.95637583892617
2012 0.95833333333333
2013 0.94094488188976
2014 0.95020746887967
2015 0.96234309623431

Compare Luther Branson School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 96.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Luther Branson School
Canton, MS
Public PK - 05 239 13.7:1  
Shirley D. Simmons Middle School
Canton, MS
Public 06 - 08 202 7.9:1 4 miles
Camden Elementary
Camden, MS
Public PK - 05 130 8.8:1 5 miles
Jimmie M. Goodloe Elementary School
Canton, MS
Public KG - 05 526 23.5:1 11 miles
Huey L. Porter Middle School
Canton, MS
Public 06 - 08 337 14.1:1 11 miles
Pisgah Elementary School
Brandon, MS
Public KG - 06 442 15.5:1 13 miles
Canton Elementary School
Canton, MS
Public 03 - 05 427 16.1:1 13 miles
Canton Academy
Canton, MS
Private PK - 12 285 10:1 13 miles
Nichols Middle School
Canton, MS
Public 06 - 08 369 13.4:1 14 miles
MC Neal Elementary School
Canton, MS
Public KG - 02 562 20.4:1 14 miles
Reuben B. Myers Canton School of Ar
Canton, MS
Public PK - 05 544 18.8:1 17 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2019. ElementarySchools.org.