Grenada Upper Elementary School

500 Pender Dr, Grenada, MS 38901 | (662) 226-2818
  • Grades: 4-5
  • Student Enrollment: 657
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 Pender Drive, Grenada, MS 38901
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Grenada School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,845
  • Graduation Rate: 52.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.7
  • Enrolled Students: 4,419

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 657
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 349 (53.1%)
  • Females: 308 (46.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 46 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 412 (62.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 458 (69.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Grenada Upper Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Grenada Upper Elementary School
  Number Percent
4th Grade31848.4%
5th Grade32349.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,461
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Grenada Upper Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,43212%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,68288%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Grenada Upper Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 01, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • We are very pleased with the quality of education both of our children have received at the school.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 14, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm a grandparent who attended your upper middle school's production of The Nutcracker/Pizzaz back in December, 2005, to see my granddaugher in the Nutcracker/pizzaz performance. Not only was I impressed with the music program; I was also quite pleased to witness one of your staff discreetly have a member of the viewing audience who was wearing a T-shirt with vulgar and offensive print leave the room and return in proper attire.
    Thank you for providing a safe and decent atmosphere for learning.

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