Thames Elementary School



Thames Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thames Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 85
1 103
2 94
3 111
4 109
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 90

Thames Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hattiesburg, MS in the Hattiesburg Public School District. It enrolls 687 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thames Elementary School is the 91st largest public school in Mississippi and the 8,623rd largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 687
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.42

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Thames Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 398
(58%)
1,427
(51%)
 Female 289
(42%)
1,370
(49%)

Thames Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 579
(84%)
2,481
(89%)
 White 73
(11%)
126
(5%)
 Hispanic 22
(3%)
138
(5%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
36
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

Thames Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 687
(100%)
2,797
(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, Thames Elementary School is ranked 27th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thames 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.

Thames Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 578
2006 591
2007 580
2008 592
2009 602
2010 636
2011 718
2012 688
2013 700
2014 703
2015 687

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 13.5
2007 12.2
2008 13.3
2009 12.9
2010 13.3
2011 13.9
2012 13.5
2013 15.7
2014 14.5
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75432525951557
2006 0.70896785109983
2007 0.76551724137931
2008 0.77195945945946
2009 0.7641196013289
2010 0.76572327044025
2011
2012 0.82558139534884
2013 0.82571428571429
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Thames Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
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 100.0%
 

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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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