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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
525
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 63.9% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 39
Proficiency in Reading 50 37
Proficiency in Math 46 41

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 34
Proficiency in Reading 29 31
Proficiency in Math 21 36

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 35
Proficiency in Reading 39 37
Proficiency in Math 19 33

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 38
Proficiency in Reading 42 40
Proficiency in Math 33 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 36
Proficiency in Reading 48 30
Proficiency in Math 61 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 35
Proficiency in Reading 28 33
Proficiency in Math 44.897959 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.59
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.87
AVG FOR STATE 15.14
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 55 10.5%
Grade 1 70 13.3%
Grade 2 66 12.6%
Grade 3 59 11.2%
Grade 4 47 9.0%
Grade 5 65 12.4%
Grade 6 60 11.4%
Grade 7 60 11.4%
Grade 8 38 7.2%
Total 525 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.1% 51.7% 45.4%
Black 28.1% 44.9% 49.9%
Hispanic 1.6% 2.7% 3.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.5% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.6% 81.1% 74.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 65.5% 74.8% 69.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.3% 5.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 19,720 2,984,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 56.4 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.5% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.3% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.1% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,261 1,103,514
Single Parent Households With Children 14.0% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.0% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.6% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.7% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.2% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.4% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 22.0% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 18.4% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,797 $11,594,349 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $368 $889,456 3.9%
Staff $533 $1,288,261 5.6%
General Administration $505 $1,220,585 5.3%
School Administration $543 $1,312,431 5.7%
Operation $758 $1,832,086 7.9%
Transportation $563 $1,360,771 5.9%
Other $181 $437,477 1.9%
Total Support $3,451 $8,341,067 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,315 $3,178,355 13.7%
Total Expenditures $9,563 $23,113,771 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,519 $2,201,574,097 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $396 $193,042,327 4.5%
Staff $383 $186,420,884 4.3%
General Administration $252 $122,564,262 2.8%
School Administration $486 $236,671,977 5.5%
Operation $888 $432,796,111 10.0%
Transportation $408 $198,885,782 4.6%
Other $200 $97,432,789 2.3%
Total Support $3,013 $1,467,844,758 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,320 $642,861,925 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,852 $4,312,255,414 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%