School Details

Shannon Elementary School

695 Romie Hill Ave, Shannon, MS 38868
(662) 767-9514
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 & ungraded 285 students 12 students/teacher (MS avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

46%
60%
59%
64%
75%
67%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
61%
59%
45%
66%
69%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
89%
90%
89%

Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP)

In 2011-2012 Mississippi used the Mississippi Writing Assessment Program (MWAP) to test students in grades 4, 7 and 10 in writing. The MWAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above 2 on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
56%
59%
43%
61%
64%

Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT)

In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test, 2nd Edition (MCT2) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts and math. The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
61%
67%
63%

Mississippi Science Test (MST)

In 2012-2013 Mississippi used the Mississippi Science Test (MST) to test students in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MST is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Lee County School District average
  • Mississippi state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Shannon Elementary School is a public elementary school in Shannon. 285 students attend Shannon Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 87% of the 285 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Shannon Elementary School is 12:1. Shannon Primary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • Baseball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 51% 26%
White, non-Hispanic 45% 70%
Hispanic 2% 2%
Multiracial 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 87% 63%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 years ago)

    My daughter started kendergarden last year at Shannon. She was loved and worked with and learned more than we thought she would. The teachers are wonderful and I feel safe with my child going to school there.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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