Pearl River Central Elementar School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
116 Alphabet Ave
Carriere, MS 39426
Phone
(601) 799-4519
District
PEARL RIVER CO SCHOOL DIST
County
PEARL RIVER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1444
Classroom Teachers
83

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.1% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Pearl River Central Elementar School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 46
Proficiency in Reading 47 46
Proficiency in Math 47 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 46
Proficiency in Reading 52 46
Proficiency in Math 52 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 36
Proficiency in Reading 37 37
Proficiency in Math 22 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.48
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.05
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 209 14.5%
Grade 1 258 17.9%
Grade 2 241 16.7%
Grade 3 205 14.2%
Grade 4 261 18.1%
Grade 5 249 17.2%
Total 1444 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.2% 93.8% 45.2%
Black 3.1% 3.4% 48.8%
Hispanic 2.0% 2.0% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.2% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 78.8% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 72.3% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.5% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 18,842 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 140.2 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.4% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 18.7% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,703 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.0% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.1% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.9% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.8% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.2% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 12.6% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,155 $13,462,200 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $333 $1,078,920 4.3%
Staff $455 $1,474,200 5.9%
General Administration $245 $793,800 3.2%
School Administration $571 $1,850,040 7.4%
Operation $739 $2,394,360 9.6%
Transportation $472 $1,529,280 6.2%
Other $106 $343,440 1.4%
Total Support $2,920 $9,460,800 38.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $590 $1,911,600 7.7%
Total Expenditures $7,665 $24,834,600 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%