Jonesboro, LA
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Jonesboro Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Jackson Parish School District Details

Jackson Parish School District
315 Pershing Highway
Jonesboro, LA 71251

2,338 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Jackson Parish School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Louisiana

(10 is best)

Better than of LA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Jonesboro-Hodge High School
225 Pershing Highway
Jonesboro, LA, 71251
09-12
Jonesboro-Hodge Middle School
440 Old Winnfield Highway
Jonesboro, LA, 71251
05-08
Quitman High School
181 Wolverine Drive
Quitman, LA, 71268
PK-12
Southside Elementary School
2105 South Polk Street
Jonesboro, LA, 71251
PK-04
Weston High School
213 Highway 505
Jonesboro, LA, 71251
PK-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.7% 49.5%
Black 35.1% 42.5%
Hispanic 1.9% 5.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.7% 62.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.1% 56.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 6.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,657 $13,129,897 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $1,132,648 4.7%
Staff $657 $1,524,897 6.3%
General Administration $366 $849,486 3.5%
School Administration $489 $1,134,969 4.7%
Operation $850 $1,972,850 8.2%
Transportation $726 $1,685,046 7.0%
Other $268 $622,028 2.6%
Total Support $3,844 $8,921,924 37.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $858 $1,991,418 8.3%
Total Expenditures $10,360 $24,045,560 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,021 $4,079,808,335 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $644 $436,633,274 5.4%
Staff $561 $380,146,003 4.7%
General Administration $272 $184,383,928 2.3%
School Administration $629 $426,436,110 5.3%
Operation $1,022 $692,405,190 8.6%
Transportation $625 $423,181,276 5.2%
Other $310 $210,096,952 2.6%
Total Support $4,063 $2,753,309,846 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,858 $1,258,922,606 15.6%
Total Expenditures $11,942 $8,091,964,672 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%