Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School



Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 42
2 36
3 47
4 44
5 44
6 35
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Brooksville, MS in the Noxubee County School District. It enrolls 284 students in grades 1st through 12th. Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School is the 426th largest public school in Mississippi and the 42,944th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.29

Find Former VJJES Alumni

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 153
(54%)
457
(48%)
 Male 131
(46%)
488
(52%)

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 273
(96%)
912
(97%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
9
(1%)
 White 4
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(99%)
936
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School is ranked 370th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 319
2006 304
2007 307
2008 270
2009 265
2010 270
2011 281
2012 287
2013 288
2014 272
2015 284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 15.4
2007 14.8
2008 13.4
2009 13.4
2010 15
2011 15.9
2012 17.2
2013 16.9
2014 14.6
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99059561128527
2006 0.99013157894737
2007 0.99022801302932
2008 0.98888888888889
2009 0.98867924528302
2010 0.98888888888889
2011 0.98932384341637
2012 0.98954703832753
2013 0.98958333333333
2014 0.98897058823529
2015 0.98943661971831

Compare Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 98.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Virgil Jones Junior Elementary School
Brooksville, MS
Public KG - 06 284 15.5:1  
Central Academy
Macon, MS
Private PK - 12 82 5:1 8 miles
B F Liddell Elementary School
Macon, MS
Public 05 - 06 179 14.6:1 9 miles
Earl Nash Elementary School
Macon, MS
Public PK - 04 482 17.9:1 9 miles
West Lowndes Elementary
Columbus, MS
Public PK - 06 315 11.9:1 13 miles
Starkville Christian School
Starkville, MS
Private PK - 12 223 12:1 21 miles
Starkville Academy
Starkville, MS
Private PK - 12 657 14:1 21 miles
Ward-Stewart Elementary School
Starkville, MS
Public 03 - 04 676 15.1:1 21 miles
Franklin Academy
Columbus, MS
Public PK - 05 384 15.2:1 21 miles
Annunciation Catholic School
Columbus, MS
Private PK - 08 202 11:1 22 miles
New Hope Elementary School
Columbus, MS
Public PK - 05 1,139 15.3:1 22 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.