Barr Elementary School



Barr Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barr Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 18
1 19
2 25
3 28
4 16
5 16
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barr Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 142 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barr Elementary School is the 497th largest public school in Mississippi and the 51,298th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 142
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.61

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Barr Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 84
(59%)
10,280
(51%)
 Female 58
(41%)
9,990
(49%)

Barr Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 141
(99%)
19,493
(96%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
370
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
71
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
300
(1%)

Barr Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(100%)
20,270
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Barr Elementary School is ranked 490th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barr Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) 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.

Barr Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 226
2006 219
2007 209
2008 197
2009 191
2010 207
2011 172
2012 145
2013 143
2014 151
2015 142

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 13.3
2007 11.8
2008 13.1
2009 14.2
2010 14.3
2011 14.4
2012 13.4
2013 17.1
2014 15.3
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97787610619469
2006 0.9634703196347
2007 0.98564593301435
2008 0.97969543147208
2009 0.9738219895288
2010 0.97101449275362
2011 0.97674418604651
2012 0.97931034482759
2013 0.97902097902098
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Barr Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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.

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