Purvis Lower Elementary School is located in Purvis, MS and is one of 8 elementary schools in Lamar County School District. It is a public school that serves 343 students in grades PK-2.
Purvis Lower Elementary School made AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Mississippi in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Purvis Lower Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Purvis Lower Elementary School had 63% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Mississippi had 70% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Two or More Races
Lamar County School District District Spending
The Lamar County School District spends $7,528 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 60% on instruction, 34% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Lamar County School District District
In 2011, Purvis Lower Elementary School had 15 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Mississippi average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.