George Washington Carver Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
900 44th Avenue
Meridian, MS 39307
Phone
(601) 484-4484
District
MERIDIAN PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
LAUDERDALE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
315
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

1

(10 is best)

Better than 3.7% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

George Washington Carver Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
12%
41%
7%
34%
17%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
17%
45%
12%
39%
22%
51%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
40%
12%
36%
17%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 97 30.8%
Grade 7 111 35.2%
Grade 8 101 32.1%
Total 315 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 3.2% 6.1% 45.6%
Black 94.3% 90.7% 48.1%
Hispanic 2.5% 2.7% 4.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.4% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 75.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 70.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 37,848 2,976,149
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 739.5 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 20.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 25.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,947 1,104,394
Single Parent Households With Children 16.8% 14.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.8% 84.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.2% 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.9% 6.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.0% 10.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.0% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.9% 16.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 19.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 24.2% 18.4%
$15,000 or less 22.6% 16.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,242 $28,536,000 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $904 $4,922,000 8.7%
Staff $664 $3,617,000 6.4%
General Administration $268 $1,458,000 2.6%
School Administration $610 $3,322,000 5.9%
Operation $874 $4,759,000 8.5%
Transportation $323 $1,760,000 3.1%
Other $198 $1,079,000 1.9%
Total Support $3,842 $20,917,000 37.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,252 $6,814,000 12.1%
Total Expenditures $10,336 $56,267,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,108 $2,366,156,000 51.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $482 $223,274,000 4.9%
Staff $397 $184,121,000 4.0%
General Administration $315 $145,871,000 3.2%
School Administration $545 $252,642,000 5.5%
Operation $940 $435,396,000 9.5%
Transportation $444 $205,654,000 4.5%
Other $240 $111,170,000 2.4%
Total Support $3,364 $1,558,128,000 33.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,459 $675,824,000 14.7%
Total Expenditures $9,931 $4,600,108,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%