Lyman Elementary School



Lyman Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lyman Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 93
2 92
3 84
4 75
5 81
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lyman Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gulfport, MS in the Harrison County School District. It enrolls 611 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lyman Elementary School is the 142nd largest public school in Mississippi and the 12,952nd largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 611
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.89

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Lyman Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 310
(51%)
5,054
(52%)
 Female 301
(49%)
4,672
(48%)

Lyman Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 350
(57%)
5,701
(59%)
 Black 213
(35%)
3,048
(31%)
 Hispanic 27
(4%)
478
(5%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
160
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
295
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)

Lyman Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 382
(63%)
6,672
(69%)
 Not Eligible 170
(28%)
2,265
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(10%)
703
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Lyman Elementary School is ranked 186th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lyman Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Lyman Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 455
2006 515
2007 558
2008 554
2009 576
2010 590
2011 613
2012 659
2013 603
2014 583
2015 611

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 18.2
2007 19.2
2008 19.1
2009 19.6
2010 18.7
2011 18.7
2012 19.5
2013 17.2
2014 16.3
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92527472527473
2006 0.77281553398058
2007 0.77777777777778
2008 0.79061371841155
2009 0.77256944444444
2010 0.73559322033898
2011 0.7699836867863
2012 0.79817905918058
2013 0.76451077943615
2014 0.7409948542024
2015 0.72176759410802

Compare Lyman Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.2%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

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Public KG - 06 611 17:1  
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Public KG - 03 654 18.8:1 4 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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