Dixie Attendance Center School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
790 Elks Lake Road
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone
(601) 582-4890
District
FORREST COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
FORREST COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
529
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Dixie Attendance Center School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 46
Proficiency in Reading 40 45
Proficiency in Math 42 46

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 45
Proficiency in Reading 52 45
Proficiency in Math 38 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 35
Proficiency in Reading 53 36
Proficiency in Math 48 34

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 42
Proficiency in Reading 27 38
Proficiency in Math 44 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 41
Proficiency in Reading 41 34
Proficiency in Math 55 48

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 38
Proficiency in Reading 50 35
Proficiency in Math 58.181818 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.45
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.64
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 66 12.5%
Grade 1 55 10.4%
Grade 2 66 12.5%
Grade 3 62 11.7%
Grade 4 51 9.6%
Grade 5 45 8.5%
Grade 6 71 13.4%
Grade 7 60 11.3%
Grade 8 50 9.5%
Total 529 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.0% 52.3% 45.2%
Black 29.6% 44.1% 49.3%
Hispanic 1.2% 2.9% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.4% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.7% 80.0% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.7% 71.4% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.0% 8.6% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 19,581 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 56.0 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 14.6% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,355 1,104,412
Single Parent Households With Children 14.5% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.0% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.3% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.0% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.0% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.2% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 18.3% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,218 $12,131,850 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $456 $1,060,200 4.7%
Staff $448 $1,041,600 4.6%
General Administration $503 $1,169,475 5.2%
School Administration $553 $1,285,725 5.7%
Operation $794 $1,846,050 8.2%
Transportation $561 $1,304,325 5.8%
Other $184 $427,800 1.9%
Total Support $3,500 $8,137,500 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $963 $2,238,975 10.0%
Total Expenditures $9,682 $22,510,650 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,959 $2,407,652,272 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $449 $217,905,171 4.7%
Staff $410 $198,999,682 4.3%
General Administration $289 $140,459,957 3.0%
School Administration $525 $254,709,295 5.5%
Operation $896 $434,764,003 9.4%
Transportation $403 $195,690,885 4.2%
Other $224 $108,750,708 2.3%
Total Support $3,195 $1,551,252,637 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,385 $672,473,400 14.5%
Total Expenditures $9,540 $4,631,370,250 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%