Verona Elementary School



Verona Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Verona Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 88
2 101
3 68
4 74
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 12

Verona Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Verona, MS in the Lee County School District. It enrolls 440 students in grades 1st through 12th. Verona Elementary School is the 298th largest public school in Mississippi and the 27,879th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 440
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.43

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Verona Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 242
(55%)
2,621
(52%)
 Female 198
(45%)
2,443
(48%)

Verona Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 364
(83%)
1,359
(27%)
 White 50
(11%)
3,466
(68%)
 Hispanic 18
(4%)
120
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
90
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Verona Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 425
(97%)
2,978
(59%)
 Not Eligible 9
(2%)
1,707
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
379
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Verona Elementary School is ranked 198th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Verona Elementary School 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.

Verona Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 396
2006 425
2007 455
2008 495
2009 465
2010 487
2011 537
2012 477
2013 467
2014 460
2015 440

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 12.3
2007 13.4
2008 14.3
2009 13.2
2010 14.8
2011 14.9
2012 14
2013 14.7
2014 16.2
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90151515151515
2006 0.93411764705882
2007 0.92307692307692
2008 0.97575757575758
2009 0.94623655913978
2010 0.95893223819302
2011 0.97765363128492
2012 0.9706498951782
2013 0.98286937901499
2014 0.97608695652174
2015 0.97954545454545

Compare Verona Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
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%
 

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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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