Laurel, MS
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Laurel 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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School Districts in Laurel


Jones Co School Dist School District Details

Jones Co School Dist School District
5204 Highway 11 North
Ellisville, MS 39437

8,532 Students enrolled in District

11 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Jones Co School Dist School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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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
Ap Fatheree Career & Tech Ed Center School
2409 Moose Drive
Laurel, MS, 39440
07-12
East Jones Elementary School
108 Northeast Drive
Laurel, MS, 39443
KG-06
Glade Elementary School
990 Highway 15 South
Laurel, MS, 39443
KG-06
Moselle Elementary School
168 Rayner Road
Moselle, MS, 39459
KG-06
Northeast Jones High School
68 Northeast Drive
Laurel, MS, 39443
07-12
North Jones Elementary School
650 Trace Road
Laurel, MS, 39443
KG-06
Pine Belt Educational Center School
923 B Sawmill Road
Laurel, MS, 39440
03-12
South Jones Elementary School
27 Warrior Road
Ellisville, MS, 39437
KG-06
South Jones High School
313 Anderson Street
Ellisville, MS, 39437
07-12
West Jones Elementary School
5652 Highway 84 West
Laurel, MS, 39443
KG-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.9% 46.0%
Black 19.6% 49.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.5% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.3% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,611 $39,479,382 58.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $350 $2,996,700 4.4%
Staff $160 $1,369,920 2.0%
General Administration $107 $916,134 1.3%
School Administration $427 $3,655,974 5.4%
Operation $571 $4,888,902 7.2%
Transportation $458 $3,921,396 5.8%
Other $133 $1,138,746 1.7%
Total Support $2,205 $18,879,210 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,115 $9,546,630 14.1%
Total Expenditures $7,930 $67,896,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,564 $2,201,569,426 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $400 $193,040,303 4.5%
Staff $386 $186,424,288 4.3%
General Administration $254 $122,567,030 2.8%
School Administration $491 $236,665,075 5.5%
Operation $897 $432,783,886 10.0%
Transportation $412 $198,883,330 4.6%
Other $202 $97,421,664 2.3%
Total Support $3,043 $1,467,848,840 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,333 $642,864,520 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,939 $4,312,257,503 100.0%
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%

Laurel School District Details

Laurel School District
303 West 8th Street
Laurel, MS 39440

3,269 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Laurel School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS 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
Laurel Education Center School
795 South 19th Avenue
Laurel, MS, 39440
01-12
Laurel High School
1100 W 12 Th Street
Laurel, MS, 39440
09-12
Laurel High School Voc Complex
1100 W 11 Th Street
Laurel, MS, 39440
09-12
Laurel Middle School
1600 Grandview Drive
Laurel, MS, 39440
06-08
Maddox Elementary School
600 South 16th Avenue
Laurel, MS, 39440
KG-05
Mason Elementary School
2726 Old Bay Springs Road
Laurel, MS, 39440
KG-05
Nora Davis Magnet School
1305 Martin Luther King Drive
Laurel, MS, 39440
PK-05
Oak Park Elementary School
1205 Oak Park Avenue
Laurel, MS, 39440
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.6% 46.0%
Black 88.8% 49.4%
Hispanic 7.2% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,394 $17,632,986 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $461 $1,507,009 4.4%
Staff $389 $1,271,641 3.7%
General Administration $303 $990,507 2.9%
School Administration $733 $2,396,177 7.0%
Operation $1,056 $3,452,064 10.1%
Transportation $263 $859,747 2.5%
Other $177 $578,613 1.7%
Total Support $3,382 $11,055,758 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,693 $5,534,417 16.2%
Total Expenditures $10,470 $34,226,430 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,564 $2,201,569,426 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $400 $193,040,303 4.5%
Staff $386 $186,424,288 4.3%
General Administration $254 $122,567,030 2.8%
School Administration $491 $236,665,075 5.5%
Operation $897 $432,783,886 10.0%
Transportation $412 $198,883,330 4.6%
Other $202 $97,421,664 2.3%
Total Support $3,043 $1,467,848,840 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,333 $642,864,520 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,939 $4,312,257,503 100.0%
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%