School Details

Alexander Junior High School

Traditional Public School

713 Beauregard Street

Brookhaven, MS 39601

601-833-7549

Overview

Alexander Junior High School serves 438 students in grades 7-8. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $8,560.

Grades

7

8

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,560/Child

Demographics

Alexander Junior High School serves 438 students. This high-poverty school body is 26.26% White and 69.18% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 28
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 82%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 438

By Grade:

  •       Special Elementary: 10
  •       7: 231
  •       8: 213
  •       Other: -16

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 69%
  •       White: 26%
  •       Two or More: 3%
  •       Other: 2%

District

Teachers
Total: 171
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 84%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 12
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,646

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 63
  •       K: 203
  •       Special Elementary: 22
  •       1: 199
  •       2: 201
  •       3: 194
  •       4: 178
  •       5: 171
  •       6: 223
  •       7: 231
  •       8: 197
  •       9: 207
  •       10: 213
  •       11: 195
  •       12: 138
  •       Other: 11

Community

Lincoln County

Total Population: 34,153

  •       Males: 16,313
  •       Females: 17,840

Growth: -2.05%
Number of Households: 13,296
Median Income: $44,695

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 11,289 11,902 23,191 -3%
Black or African American 4,754 5,589 10,343 -1%
Asian-American 66 79 145 16%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 4 11 15 36%
Native American and Alaska Native 31 54 85 29%
Hispanic American 245 215 460 39%
Two or more races 169 205 374 58%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 30.6%
English Proficiency: 29.9%
Science Proficiency: 54.7%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: <5
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Alexander Junior High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,560.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,560

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $7,846

Federal

Per-student Spending: $453

Overall Rating

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