North Jones Elementary School



North Jones Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Jones Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 116
1 106
2 104
3 139
4 109
5 112
6 98
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 34

North Jones Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Laurel, MS in the Jones County School District. It enrolls 818 students in grades 1st through 12th. North Jones Elementary School is the 47th largest public school in Mississippi and the 3,932nd largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 818
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 45

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North Jones Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 417
(51%)
2,513
(52%)
 Female 401
(49%)
2,318
(48%)

North Jones Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 397
(49%)
3,291
(68%)
 Black 278
(34%)
872
(18%)
 Hispanic 129
(16%)
486
(10%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
107
(2%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
24
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
51
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

North Jones Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(72%)
3,064
(63%)
 Not Eligible 154
(19%)
1,263
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(10%)
504
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, North Jones Elementary School is ranked 34th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Jones Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.2%) is slightly 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.

North Jones Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 827
2009 805
2010 842
2011 860
2012 869
2013 830
2014 809
2015 818

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 19.2
2009 18.4
2010 18.1
2011 17.1
2012 18.5
2013 16.6
2014 17.9
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.71946795646917
2009 0.7304347826087
2010 0.7541567695962
2011 0.78255813953488
2012 0.7825086306099
2013 0.82168674698795
2014 0.7849196538937
2015 0.81173594132029

Compare North Jones Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 81.2%
 

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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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