Quitman Jr 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
501 W. Lynda Street
Quitman, MS 39355
Phone
(601) 776-6243
District
QUITMAN SCHOOL DIST
County
CLARKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
426
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.4% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Quitman Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 38
Proficiency in Reading 26 40
Proficiency in Math 15 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 36
Proficiency in Reading 14 30
Proficiency in Math 31 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 35
Proficiency in Reading 22 33
Proficiency in Math 16.666667 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.02
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.32
AVG FOR STATE 15.14
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 128 30.0%
Grade 7 149 35.0%
Grade 8 149 35.0%
Total 426 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.3% 41.0% 45.4%
Black 61.2% 58.5% 49.9%
Hispanic 0.5% 0.4% 3.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 84.3% 87.4% 74.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.9% 81.6% 69.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 5.8% 5.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 12,631 2,984,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 24.6 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.2% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 18.9% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,209 1,103,514
Single Parent Households With Children 13.7% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 77.8% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.2% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.2% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.7% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.2% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.5% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.1% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 23.2% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,705 $9,212,390 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $310 $606,980 3.4%
Staff $352 $689,216 3.8%
General Administration $464 $908,512 5.0%
School Administration $632 $1,237,456 6.9%
Operation $854 $1,672,132 9.3%
Transportation $523 $1,024,034 5.7%
Other $339 $663,762 3.7%
Total Support $3,475 $6,804,050 37.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,040 $2,036,320 11.3%
Total Expenditures $9,221 $18,054,718 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,519 $2,201,574,097 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $396 $193,042,327 4.5%
Staff $383 $186,420,884 4.3%
General Administration $252 $122,564,262 2.8%
School Administration $486 $236,671,977 5.5%
Operation $888 $432,796,111 10.0%
Transportation $408 $198,885,782 4.6%
Other $200 $97,432,789 2.3%
Total Support $3,013 $1,467,844,758 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,320 $642,861,925 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,852 $4,312,255,414 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%

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