East Sunflower School



East Sunflower School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Sunflower School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 22
1 36
2 34
3 27
4 24
5 25
6 23
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

East Sunflower School is a public elementary school located in Sunflower, MS in the Sunflower County Consolidate School District. It enrolls 191 students in grades 1st through 12th. East Sunflower School is the 483rd largest public school in Mississippi and the 48,953rd largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 191
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.41

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East Sunflower School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 101
(53%)
1,363
(51%)
 Female 90
(47%)
1,311
(49%)

East Sunflower School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 163
(85%)
2,539
(95%)
 White 15
(8%)
69
(3%)
 Hispanic 11
(6%)
51
(2%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

East Sunflower School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(100%)
2,674
(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, East Sunflower School is ranked 471st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Sunflower 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.

Compare East Sunflower School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,540.0% 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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Inverness School
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Public KG - 08 135 12:1 15 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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