Bankston Elementary School



Bankston Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bankston Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 49
1 66
2 59
3 69
4 68
5 43
6 48
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 22

Bankston Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Greenwood, MS in the Greenwood Public School District. It enrolls 424 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bankston Elementary School is the 315th largest public school in Mississippi and the 29,591st largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 424
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.32

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Bankston Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 223
(53%)
934
(52%)
 Female 201
(47%)
867
(48%)

Bankston Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 259
(61%)
1,630
(91%)
 White 138
(33%)
142
(8%)
 Hispanic 15
(4%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
13
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bankston Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 424
(100%)
1,801
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Bankston Elementary School is ranked 205th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bankston Elementary 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.

Bankston Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 357
2006 320
2007 307
2008 315
2009 303
2010 299
2011 318
2012 307
2013 315
2014 303
2015 424

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 10.7
2007 9.6
2008 13
2009 15.2
2010 14.9
2011 17.5
2012 15.6
2013 15.3
2014 14.4
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99159663865546
2006 0.990625
2007 0.68729641693811
2008 0.75873015873016
2009 0.78877887788779
2010 0.80267558528428
2011 0.88993710691824
2012 0.86644951140065
2013 0.86984126984127
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Bankston Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
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
Bankston Elementary School
Greenwood, MS
Public KG - 06 424 16.7:1  
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Private KG - 12 150 8:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 563 18.2:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 03 278 16.6:1 5 miles
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Public PK - 06 470 16.9:1 9 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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