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Thomas Street Elementary School

Traditional Public School

520 S Thomas Street

Tupelo, MS 38801

662-841-8960

Overview

Thomas Street Elementary School serves 420 students in grades K-2. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $10,389.

Grades

K

1

2

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$10,389/Child

Demographics

Thomas Street Elementary School serves 420 students. This high-poverty school body is 29.76% White and 56.67% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 31
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 90%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 420

By Grade:

  •       K: 143
  •       1: 143
  •       2: 146
  •       Other: -12

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 57%
  •       Hispanic: 6%
  •       White: 30%
  •       Other: 7%

District

Teachers
Total: 500
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 81%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 23
Experienced: 95%

Students
Total Enrollment: 7,005

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 235
  •       Special Pre-K: 22
  •       K: 551
  •       Special Elementary: 54
  •       1: 514
  •       2: 508
  •       3: 498
  •       4: 523
  •       5: 492
  •       6: 564
  •       7: 538
  •       8: 545
  •       9: 497
  •       10: 519
  •       11: 500
  •       12: 391
  •       Special Secondary: 44
  •       Other: 10

Community

Lee County

Total Population: 85,436

  •       Males: 40,792
  •       Females: 44,644

Growth: 3.05%
Number of Households: 32,086
Median Income: $57,936

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 27,633 29,459 57,092 -2%
Black or African American 12,077 14,037 26,114 14%
Asian-American 384 443 827 53%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 12 15 27 17%
Native American and Alaska Native 117 121 238 38%
Hispanic American 1,278 1,056 2,334 17%
Two or more races 569 569 1,138 27%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 48.4%
English Proficiency: 44%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 698
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Thomas Street Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $10,389.

Total

Per-student Spending: $10,389

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $9,542

Federal

Per-student Spending: $294

Overall Rating

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