School Details

Philadelphia Elementary School

Traditional Public School

406 Stribling Street

Philadelphia, MS 39350

601-656-1623

Overview

Philadelphia Elementary School serves 470 students in grades PreK-6. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $8,090.

Grades

PreK

K

1

2

3

4

5

6

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,090/Child

Demographics

Philadelphia Elementary School serves 470 students. This high-poverty school body is 12.77% White and 81.28% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 37
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 89% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 470

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 26
  •       K: 67
  •       1: 55
  •       2: 53
  •       3: 65
  •       4: 67
  •       5: 64
  •       6: 70
  •       Other: 3

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 81%
  •       White: 13%
  •       Other: 6%

District

Teachers
Total: 65
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 74%
In-Field: 92% 
Principals
Total: 4
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 865

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 26
  •       K: 67
  •       1: 55
  •       2: 53
  •       3: 65
  •       4: 67
  •       5: 64
  •       6: 70
  •       7: 71
  •       8: 63
  •       9: 70
  •       10: 58
  •       11: 67
  •       12: 64
  •       Other: 5

Community

Neshoba County

Total Population: 29,118

  •       Males: 13,895
  •       Females: 15,223

Growth: -1.88%
Number of Households: 10,856
Median Income: $49,215

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 8,258 8,876 17,134 -5%
Black or African American 2,826 3,369 6,195 0%
Asian-American 69 61 130 26%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 8 8 16 23%
Native American and Alaska Native 2,461 2,637 5,098 5%
Hispanic American 329 321 650 39%
Two or more races 273 272 545 39%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 18.3%
English Proficiency: 21.6%
Science Proficiency: 61.4%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 1,886
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 1,156
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: 33
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Philadelphia Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,090.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,090

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,829

Federal

Per-student Spending: $612

Overall Rating

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