Galena Elementary School (k-8)



Galena Elementary School (k-8) Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Galena Elementary School (k-8) Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 29
2 22
3 31
4 22
5 23
6 15
7 18
8 18
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Galena Elementary School (k-8) is a public elementary school located in Holly Springs, MS in the Marshall County School District. It enrolls 201 students in grades 1st through 12th. Galena Elementary School (k-8) is the 481st largest public school in Mississippi and the 48,425th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 201
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.73

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Galena Elementary School (k-8) Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 101
(50%)
1,147
(49%)
 Male 100
(50%)
1,192
(51%)

Galena Elementary School (k-8) Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 166
(83%)
1,072
(46%)
 White 20
(10%)
935
(40%)
 Hispanic 13
(6%)
255
(11%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
74
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Galena Elementary School (k-8) Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(95%)
2,026
(87%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
107
(5%)
 Not Eligible 4
(2%)
206
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Galena Elementary School (k-8) is ranked 466th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Galena Elementary School (k-8) students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.0%) 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.

Galena Elementary School (k-8) Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 244
2006 235
2007 232
2008 236
2009 214
2010 188
2011 177
2012 181
2013 194
2014 213
2015 201

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15.1
2007 13.1
2008 13.7
2009 16
2010 11.5
2011 11.8
2012 11.9
2013 14.8
2014 13.1
2015 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88934426229508
2006 0.94042553191489
2007 0.93965517241379
2008 0.96610169491525
2009 0.9392523364486
2010 0.93617021276596
2011 0.96045197740113
2012 0.98342541436464
2013 0.96907216494845
2014 0.981220657277
2015 0.98009950248756

Compare Galena Elementary School (k-8) to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
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 98.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Galena Elementary School (k-8)
Holly Springs, MS
Public KG - 08 201 13.6:1  
Marshall Academy
Holly Springs, MS
Private PK - 12 199 9:1 10 miles
Holly Springs Primary School
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Public PK - 03 489 17:1 11 miles
Holly Springs Intermediate School
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Holy Family School
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Friendship Christian Academy
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Public KG - 03 269 16.9:1 16 miles
Potts Camp Middle School (4-8)
Potts Camp, MS
Public 04 - 08 290 14.1:1 16 miles
Byhalia Middle School (6-8)
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Public 06 - 08 332 15:1 17 miles
Byhalia Elementary School (k-5)
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Public KG - 05 735 18.9:1 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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