Florence Elementary School

285 Hwy 469 North, Florence, MS 39073 | (601) 845-8164
  • Grades: 3-5
  • Student Enrollment: 564
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 285 Highway 469 North, Florence, MS 39073
School District Details
  • Rankin County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,246
  • Graduation Rate: 67.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 18,613

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 564
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 278 (49.3%)
  • Females: 286 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 191 (33.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 241 (42.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Florence Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Florence Elementary School
  Number Percent
3rd Grade18532.8%
4th Grade20836.9%
5th Grade16429.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 76%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:24%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,226
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Florence Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,12948%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$41,05152%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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