Southaven Elementary



Southaven Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southaven Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 167
1 141
2 115
3 127
4 98
5 109
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 11

Southaven Elementary is a public elementary school located in Southaven, MS in the Desoto County School District. It enrolls 768 students in grades 1st through 12th. Southaven Elementary is the 62nd largest public school in Mississippi and the 5,381st largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 768
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.33

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Southaven Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 388
(51%)
11,021
(48%)
 Male 380
(49%)
11,939
(52%)

Southaven Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 355
(46%)
7,821
(34%)
 White 265
(35%)
12,497
(54%)
 Hispanic 77
(10%)
1,315
(6%)
 Two or More 63
(8%)
913
(4%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
356
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

Southaven Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 626
(82%)
11,188
(49%)
 Not Eligible 96
(13%)
9,958
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(6%)
1,814
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Southaven Elementary is ranked 30th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southaven Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.5%) is 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.

Southaven Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 726
2006 658
2007 715
2008 698
2009 731
2010 713
2011 721
2012 734
2013 750
2014 714
2015 768

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 16.7
2007 18.8
2008 18.5
2009 16.7
2010 17.2
2011 20
2012 18.5
2013 18.3
2014 16.7
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16804407713499
2006 0.69756838905775
2007 0.7006993006993
2008 0.76647564469914
2009 0.82626538987688
2010 0.8288920056101
2011 0.73509015256588
2012 0.8732970027248
2013 0.83333333333333
2014 0.86414565826331
2015 0.875

Compare Southaven Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 87.5%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Southaven Elementary
Southaven, MS
Public KG - 05 768 17.3:1  
Southaven Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,505 16.4:1 1 miles
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Greenbrook Elementary School
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Greenbrook Baptist Church Kindergarten
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Private PK - KG 56 15:1 2 miles
Southaven Intermediate School
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Public 03 - 05 1,105 16.2:1 2 miles
Oakshire Elementary
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Public PK - 05 458 15.3:1 2 miles
St Paul School
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Private PK - 06 198 14:1 3 miles
Horn Lake Elementary
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Public KG - 02 545 15.7:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 632 16.5:1 3 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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