Mason Elementary School



Mason Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mason Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 80
2 98
3 94
4 76
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mason Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Laurel, MS in the Laurel School District. It enrolls 509 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mason Elementary School is the 225th largest public school in Mississippi and the 21,036th largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 509
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.61

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Mason Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 272
(53%)
1,271
(52%)
 Female 237
(47%)
1,175
(48%)

Mason Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 362
(71%)
2,077
(85%)
 Hispanic 104
(20%)
240
(10%)
 White 28
(6%)
90
(4%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
29
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mason Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 509
(100%)
2,446
(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, Mason Elementary School is ranked 118th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mason 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.

Mason Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 491
2006 453
2007 476
2008 499
2009 477
2010 448
2011 434
2012 481
2013 475
2014 511
2015 509

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 13.9
2007 13.2
2008 13.2
2009 14.7
2010 13.4
2011 13.3
2012 15
2013 15.4
2014 17.1
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89409368635438
2006 0.96909492273731
2007 0.9327731092437
2008 0.97194388777555
2009 0.9622641509434
2010 0.93303571428571
2011 0.95391705069124
2012 0.94594594594595
2013 0.94526315789474
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Mason Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
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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