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
6 104
7 92
8 105
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 8

Kirksey Middle School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 309 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 309
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.7

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Kirksey Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 156
(50%)
10,280
(51%)
 Female 153
(50%)
9,990
(49%)

Kirksey Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 306
(99%)
19,493
(96%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
71
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
300
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
370
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Kirksey Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 309
(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

The percentage of Kirksey Middle 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.

Kirksey Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 449
2011 382
2012 403
2013 320
2014 298
2015 309

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 15.5
2011 13.1
2012 18.1
2013 15.8
2014 14.6
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.89977728285078
2011 0.88219895287958
2012 0.90570719602978
2013 0.93125
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Kirksey Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
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%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Kirksey Middle School
Jackson, MS
Public 06 - 08 309 12.5:1  
North Jackson Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public PK - 05 612 19:1 1 miles
Mother Goose Christian School
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 02 95 7:1 2 miles
Chastain Middle School
Jackson, MS
Public 06 - 08 681 14.9:1 2 miles
New Hope Christian School
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 06 327 16:1 2 miles
Boyd Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public 01 - 05 546 18.5:1 2 miles
Mcwillie Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public PK - 06 375 18.2:1 2 miles
Green Elementary School
Jackson, MS
Public PK - 05 381 17.6:1 2 miles
Trinity Preschool
Jackson, MS
Private PK - KG 134 5:1 3 miles
Jackson Academy
Jackson, MS
Private PK - 12 1,284 11:1 3 miles
Highland Elementary
Ridgeland, MS
Public 03 - 05 707 17.4:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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