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Lamar County School District
  • PURVIS, MS

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade A minus
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Lamar County School District is a highly rated, public school district located in PURVIS, MS. It has 10,718 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 61% of students are at least proficient in math and 53% in reading.

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424 MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE
PURVIS, MS 39475
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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
53%
Percent Proficient - Math
61%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1220
24 responses
Average ACT
24
612 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
10,718
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.8%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$47,161
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$9,032 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    61%
  • Support Services
    34%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$28,136
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$749
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$109,400
National
$217,500

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