Pearl Junior High 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
200 Mary Ann Drive
Pearl, MS 39208
Phone
(601) 932-7952
District
PEARL PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
RANKIN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
929
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

7

(10 is best)

Better than 68.2% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Pearl Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 42
Proficiency in Reading 42 38
Proficiency in Math 45 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 41
Proficiency in Reading 41 34
Proficiency in Math 52 48

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 38
Proficiency in Reading 42 35
Proficiency in Math 60.472973 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.10
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.88
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 313 33.7%
Grade 7 299 32.2%
Grade 8 309 33.3%
Total 929 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.1% 53.7% 45.2%
Black 37.2% 37.8% 49.3%
Hispanic 6.5% 7.1% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 1.4% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.3% 65.0% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.3% 55.2% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 9.8% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 26,468 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,243.8 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.1% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.4% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,558 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 16.3% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.2% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.5% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.5% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.6% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,825 $20,356,675 57.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $351 $1,480,869 4.2%
Staff $152 $641,288 1.8%
General Administration $335 $1,413,365 4.0%
School Administration $471 $1,987,149 5.6%
Operation $670 $2,826,730 8.0%
Transportation $267 $1,126,473 3.2%
Other $203 $856,457 2.4%
Total Support $2,449 $10,332,331 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,064 $4,489,016 12.8%
Total Expenditures $8,338 $35,178,022 100.0%
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%