Kirksey Middle School



Kirksey Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kirksey Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 114
7 152
8 131
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 6

Kirksey Middle School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 403 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.3

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Kirksey Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 207
(51%)
10,799
(51%)
 Female 196
(49%)
10,469
(49%)

Kirksey Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 400
(99%)
20,474
(96%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
113
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
288
(1%)
 White 0
(0%)
372
(2%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Kirksey Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 342
(85%)
18,654
(88%)
 Not Eligible 38
(9%)
1,619
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(6%)
995
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Kirksey Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.6%) is higher than the state average of 73.7%. 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.

Kirksey Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 449
2011 382
2012 403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 15.5
2011 13.1
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.89977728285078
2011 0.88219895287958
2012 0.90570719602978

Compare Kirksey Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,520.1% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 73.7%
 
This School 90.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Kirksey Middle School
Jackson, MS
Public 06 - 08 403 18.1:1  
North Jackson Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public PK - 05 587 21.1:1 1 miles
Mother Goose Christian School
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Private PK - 01 210 2:1 2 miles
Chastain Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 680 14.8:1 2 miles
New Hope Christian School
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Private PK - 12 355 16:1 2 miles
Green Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 480 19.5:1 2 miles
Mcwillie Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 296 15.5:1 2 miles
Boyd Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public KG - 05 721 20.5:1 2 miles
Trinity Preschool
Jackson, MS
Private PK - KG 158 13:1 3 miles
New Jerusalem Christian Academy
Jackson, MS
Private KG - 06 128 11:1 3 miles
Jackson Academy
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 12 1,245 13:1 3 miles
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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