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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
413
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.5% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 42
Proficiency in Reading 25 38
Proficiency in Math 19 46

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 41
Proficiency in Reading 14 34
Proficiency in Math 32 48

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 38
Proficiency in Reading 26 35
Proficiency in Math 22.5 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.01
AVG FOR STATE 15.21
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 133 32.2%
Grade 7 131 31.7%
Grade 8 146 35.4%
Total 413 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 40.0% 40.9% 45.2%
Black 59.8% 58.6% 49.3%
Hispanic 0.2% 0.5% 3.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.3% 94.2% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.3% 91.2% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.9% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,988 2,984,100
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 23.4 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 20.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.2% 32.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.6% 25.5%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 14.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,802 1,103,514
Single Parent Households With Children 12.6% 14.8%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 77.1% 83.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.3% 21.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 5.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.8% 9.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.8% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.3% 17.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 19.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.6% 19.1%
$15,000 or less 22.5% 18.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,127 $9,946,380 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $322 $624,680 3.4%
Staff $341 $661,540 3.6%
General Administration $290 $562,600 3.1%
School Administration $645 $1,251,300 6.8%
Operation $870 $1,687,800 9.2%
Transportation $492 $954,480 5.2%
Other $363 $704,220 3.8%
Total Support $3,323 $6,446,620 35.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $981 $1,903,140 10.4%
Total Expenditures $9,431 $18,296,140 100.0%
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%

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