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H.W. Byers Elementary School

Traditional Public School

4178 Highway 72 East

Holly Springs, MS 38635

662-851-7826

Overview

H.W. Byers Elementary School serves 243 students in grades K-6. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $7,577.

Grades

K

1

2

3

4

5

6

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,577/Child

Demographics

H.W. Byers Elementary School serves 243 students. This high-poverty school body is 38.27% White and 44.44% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 18
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 67%
In-Field: 89% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 243

By Grade:

  •       1: 51
  •       2: 43
  •       3: 54
  •       4: 49
  •       5: 50
  •       6: 64
  •       Other: -68

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 44%
  •       Hispanic: 12%
  •       White: 38%
  •       Two or More: 7%

District

Teachers
Total: 209
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 66%
In-Field: 92% 
Principals
Total: 13
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,740

By Grade:

  •       K: 199
  •       Special Elementary: 31
  •       1: 210
  •       2: 223
  •       3: 227
  •       4: 204
  •       5: 182
  •       6: 214
  •       7: 239
  •       8: 233
  •       9: 225
  •       10: 198
  •       11: 172
  •       12: 158
  •       Special Secondary: 25

Community

Marshall County

Total Population: 35,294

  •       Males: 17,466
  •       Females: 17,828

Growth: -4.98%
Number of Households: 13,369
Median Income: $46,117

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 9,067 8,964 18,031 -6%
Black or African American 8,084 8,524 16,608 -5%
Asian-American 41 62 103 37%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 5 17 22 69%
Native American and Alaska Native 75 81 156 61%
Hispanic American 772 629 1,401 18%
Two or more races 194 180 374 43%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 9.2%
English Proficiency: 20.4%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 0
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

H.W. Byers Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,577.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,577

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,470

Federal

Per-student Spending: $990

Overall Rating

Based on reviews, H.W. Byers Elementary School receives an overall rating of 0 out of 5 stars from MS School Finder users.

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