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

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more


School Districts in Meridian


Lauderdale Co School Dist School District Details

Lauderdale Co School Dist School District
301 46th Court
Meridian, MS 39305

6,506 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Lauderdale 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
Clarkdale Elementary School
7000 Highway 145
Meridian, MS, 39031
KG-04
Clarkdale High School
7000 Highway 145
Meridian, MS, 39301
09-12
Clarkdale Middle School
7000 Highway 145
Meridian, MS, 39301
05-08
Lauderdale Co Educational & Skills School
915 Hwy 19 North
Meridian, MS, 39307
N-N
Northeast Lauderdale Elementary School
6750 Newell Road
Meridian, MS, 39305
KG-04
Northeast Lauderdale High School
702 Briarwood Road
Meridian, MS, 39305
09-12
Northeast Lauderdale Middle School
7763 Highway 39 North
Meridian, MS, 39305
05-08
Southeast Lauderdale Elementary School
2362 A Long Creek Road
Meridian, MS, 39301
KG-04
Southeast Lauderdale High School
2362 Longcreek Raod
Meridian, MS, 39301
09-12
Southeast Lauderdale Middle School
2535 Old Highway 19 S.E.
Meridian, MS, 39301
05-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.9% 45.2%
Black 30.8% 49.3%
Hispanic 2.3% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.1% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.1% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,987 $33,258,303 57.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $466 $3,107,754 5.4%
Staff $212 $1,413,828 2.5%
General Administration $199 $1,327,131 2.3%
School Administration $501 $3,341,169 5.8%
Operation $619 $4,128,111 7.2%
Transportation $451 $3,007,719 5.2%
Other $214 $1,427,166 2.5%
Total Support $2,661 $17,746,209 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $960 $6,402,240 11.1%
Total Expenditures $8,607 $57,400,083 100.0%
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%

Meridian Public Schools School District Details

Meridian Public Schools School District
1019 25th Avenue
Meridian, MS 39301

5,557 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Meridian Public Schools 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
Crestwood Elementary School
730 Crestwood Dr.
Meridian, MS, 39301
PK-05
George Washington Carver Middle School
900 44th Avenue
Meridian, MS, 39307
06-08
Magnolia Middle School
1350 24th Street
Meridian, MS, 39305
06-08
Marion Park Complex School
2815 25th St.
Meridian, MS, 39301
N-N
Meridian High School
2320 32nd Street
Meridian, MS, 39305
09-12
Northwest Junior High School
4400 32nd Street
Meridian, MS, 39307
06-08
Oakland Heights Elementary School
601 59th Ave
Meridian, MS, 39307
PK-05
Parkview Elementary School
1225 26 Th Street
Meridian, MS, 39305
PK-05
Poplar Springs Elementary School
4101 27th Avenue
Meridian, MS, 39305
PK-05
Ross Collins Voc Center School
2640 24th Ave
Meridian, MS, 39305
N-N
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.0% 45.2%
Black 89.6% 49.3%
Hispanic 2.6% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,455 $31,153,505 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $626 $3,575,086 6.0%
Staff $531 $3,032,541 5.1%
General Administration $243 $1,387,773 2.3%
School Administration $568 $3,243,848 5.5%
Operation $848 $4,842,928 8.2%
Transportation $312 $1,781,832 3.0%
Other $185 $1,056,535 1.8%
Total Support $3,313 $18,920,543 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,587 $9,063,357 15.3%
Total Expenditures $10,355 $59,137,405 100.0%
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%