PROFICIENCY 32% 15% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
23%COAHOMA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
18%Clarksdale
28%Mississippi

Sherard Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "COAHOMA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Clarksdale, MS. There are a total of 270 students and 18 teachers at Sherard Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 270 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Sherard Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.0%, which is 15% higher than the Mississippi average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students270
Teachers17.75
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch270
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Sherard Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
340-49%
411-19%
511-19%
621-39%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
340-59%
430-39%
520-29%
640-59%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes $2,500 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Sherard Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMississippiNational
Caucasian 31.8% 9.1% 47.0% 51.1%
African American 62.0% 89.3% 48.1% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 1.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.2% 1.6% 3.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Clarksdale High School39%5.3Clarksdale, MS
Coahoma County Jr/sr High School11%5.4Clarksdale, MS
Kirkpatrick Health /wellness17%5.7Clarksdale, MS
Heidelberg School Math & Science12%6.1Clarksdale, MS
Oakhurst Intermediate Academy9%6.9Clarksdale, MS
Booker T Washington Intern. Studies20%7.3Clarksdale, MS
Myrtle Hall Iv Lang. Immersion8%7.6Clarksdale, MS
Coahoma Agricultural High School17%8.0Clarksdale, MS
W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy10%8.1Clarksdale, MS
Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts22%8.1Clarksdale, MS
Brooks Elementary School10%10.0Duncan, MS
Lyon Elementary School30%11.2Lyon, MS

Clarksdale demographics profile

StatisticClarksdaleMississippiNational
Population16,9942,989,192318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,2246291
Median age32.536.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%54%55%
Speak English98%96%79%
Speak Spanish1%2%13%

Education level achieved in Clarksdale

IndexClarksdaleMississippiNational
Completed 8th grade75.4%78.6%84.3%
Completed high school73.4%76.7%83.0%
Completed some college51.8%52.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.7%29.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.2%21.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%0.9%1.3%
Write a school review about Sherard Elementary School Tell people what you like or don't like about Sherard Elementary School…
Review Sherard Elementary School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Sherard Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.