Tupelo Public School District

  • 72 SOUTH GREEN ST
  • TUPELO, MS 38804
  • (662) 841-8850
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate62.2%63.9%
Dropout Rate5.5%4.6%
Per Pupil Spending$8,738$7,705
Students Per Teacher13.114.7
Number of Schools16-
Number of Students7,319-
Number of (FTE) Teachers559-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment7,31913.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students216
Kindergarten Students602
1st Grade Students577
2nd Grade Students592
3rd Grade Students607
4th Grade Students611
5th Grade Students529
6th Grade Students530
7th Grade Students523
8th Grade Students587
9th Grade Students550
10th Grade Students528
11th Grade Students461
12th Grade Students381
Ungraded Students140
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native-
Asian or Pacific Islander143
Hispanic199
Black (Non-Hispanic)3,552
White (Non-Hispanic)3,492
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,785
Female3,668

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers55913.1
Prekindergarten Teachers14-
Kindergarten Teachers47-
Elementary Teachers245-
Secondary Teachers167-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes85-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides143
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors8
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors45
Elementary15
Secondary7
Other23
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians13
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff380
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators11
LEA Administrative Support Staff41
School Administrators25
School Administrative Support Staff30
Student Support Services43
Other Support Services Staff228

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$71,745,000-
Total Local Revenues$31,035,00043.3%
Property Tax$27,415,00038.2%
Other School Systems$158,0000.2%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$168,0000.2%
School Lunch$1,084,0001.5%
District Activity Receipts$436,0000.6%
Rents and Royalties$611,0000.9%
Sale of Property$11,0000.02%
Interest Earnings$773,0001.1%
Private Contributions$299,0000.4%
Miscellaneous$80,0000.1%
Total State Revenues$33,229,00046.3%
General Formula Assistance$31,104,00043.4%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$355,0000.5%
Vocational Education Programs$695,0001.0%
School Lunch Programs$16,0000.02%
Other Programs$1,059,0001.5%
Total Federal Revenues$7,481,00010.4%
Through State - Title I$1,964,0002.7%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,672,0002.3%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$39,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$18,0000.03%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$237,0000.3%
Through State - Bilingual Education$49,0000.07%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,168,0003.0%
Through State - Other$831,0001.2%
Direct - Other$503,0000.7%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$62,911,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$39,188,00062.3%
Total Support Services Expenditures$20,417,00032.5%
Student Support$3,603,0005.0%
Instructional Staff Support$3,114,0004.3%
General Administration Support$1,174,0001.6%
School Administration Support$2,884,0004.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,903,0009.6%
Student Transportation Support$1,536,0002.1%
Other Support Services$1,203,0001.7%
Total Other Expenditures$3,306,0005.3%
Food Services$3,306,0004.6%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 62.2%
Total Diploma Count 332
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 26
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121065.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Tupelo Public School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 16
  • Students: 7,319
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 559
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CARVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
910 North Green St
Tupelo, MS
Public | KG-2
189 11.4

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CHURCH STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
445 North Church St
Tupelo, MS
Public | KG-2
251 11.8

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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTER SCHOOL
1402 North Green St
Tupelo, MS
Public | Unknown
257 12.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
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JOYNER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1201 Joyner Ave
Tupelo, MS
Public | KG-2
430 12.4

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LAWHON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
140 Lake St
Tupelo, MS
Public | 3-5
427 13.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
LAWNDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1563 Mitchell Rd
Tupelo, MS
Public | 3-5
507 14.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
MC DOUGAL CENTER SCHOOL
2434 South Eason Blvd
Tupelo, MS
Public | Unknown
- -

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MILAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
720 West Jefferson
Tupelo, MS
Public | 6
540 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
PARKWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
628 Rutherford Rd
Tupelo, MS
Public | KG-2
481 12.1

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PIERCE STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1008 Pierce St
Tupelo, MS
Public | 3-5
429 12.7

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RANKIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
1908 Forrest St
Tupelo, MS
Public | 3-5
399 13.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
THOMAS STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
520 South Thomas St
Tupelo, MS
Public | KG-2
432 11.6

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TUPELO ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
903 Fillmore Dr
Tupelo, MS
Public | 4-12
- -

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TUPELO HIGH SCHOOL
4125 Cliff Gookin Blvd
Tupelo, MS
Public | 9-12
1,975 20.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
TUPELO LEE COUNTY VOCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
4125 Cliff Gookin Blvd
Tupelo, MS
Public | 9-12
- -

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TUPELO MIDDLE SCHOOL
1009 Varsity Dr
Tupelo, MS
Public | 7-8
1,136 11.6

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
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