Purvis, MS
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Purvis 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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Lamar County School District Details

Lamar County School District
424 Martin Luther King Drive
Purvis, MS 39475

9,808 Students enrolled in District

16 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Lamar County 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
Baxterville School
5531 Highway 11
Lumberton, MS, 39455
PK-08
Jefferson/todd Alternative Program School
424 Martin Luther King Drive
Purvis, MS, 39475
05-12
Lamar Co Voc Tech Center School
41 College Drive
Purvis, MS, 39475
09-12
Longleaf Elementary School
5279 W. 4th Street
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
KG-05
Oak Grove High School
5198 Old Highway11
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
09-12
Oak Grove Lower Elementary School
1762 Old Highway 24
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
02-03
Oak Grove Middle School
2543 Old Hwy.24
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
06-08
Oak Grove Primary School
70 Leaf Lane
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
KG-01
Oak Grove Upper Elementary School
1760 Old Hwy. 24
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402
04-05
Purvis High School
220 School Street
Purvis, MS, 39475
09-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.7% 46.0%
Black 24.9% 49.4%
Hispanic 3.5% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.8% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.4% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,542 $43,462,398 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $417 $3,990,273 4.7%
Staff $393 $3,760,617 4.5%
General Administration $192 $1,837,248 2.2%
School Administration $500 $4,784,500 5.7%
Operation $910 $8,707,790 10.3%
Transportation $353 $3,377,857 4.0%
Other $73 $698,537 0.8%
Total Support $2,836 $27,137,684 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,417 $13,559,273 16.1%
Total Expenditures $8,795 $84,159,355 100.0%
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%

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