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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Meridian


Lauderdale Co School Dist School District Details

Lauderdale Co School Dist School District
410 Constitution Avenue
Meridian, MS 39302

6,600 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
PK-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
KG-12
Northeast Lauderdale Elementary School
6750 Newell Road
Meridian, MS, 39305
PK-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) 66.7% 46.0%
Black 29.8% 49.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.3% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.9% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,691 $31,837,817 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $418 $2,836,966 5.1%
Staff $242 $1,642,454 2.9%
General Administration $150 $1,018,050 1.8%
School Administration $472 $3,203,464 5.7%
Operation $988 $6,705,556 12.0%
Transportation $461 $3,128,807 5.6%
Other $194 $1,316,678 2.4%
Total Support $2,925 $19,851,975 35.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $613 $4,160,431 7.5%
Total Expenditures $8,230 $55,857,010 100.0%
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%

Meridian Public School Dist School District Details

Meridian Public School Dist School District
1019 25th Ave.
Meridian, MS 39301

5,905 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Meridian Public 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
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
KG-12
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
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 8.7% 46.0%
Black 87.8% 49.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 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 $4,989 $30,762,174 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $568 $3,502,288 6.2%
Staff $529 $3,261,814 5.8%
General Administration $209 $1,288,694 2.3%
School Administration $516 $3,181,656 5.6%
Operation $761 $4,692,326 8.3%
Transportation $284 $1,751,144 3.1%
Other $164 $1,011,224 1.8%
Total Support $3,032 $18,695,312 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,133 $6,986,078 12.4%
Total Expenditures $9,154 $56,443,564 100.0%
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%