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North Jones Elementary School

Traditional Public School

650 Trace Road

Laurel, MS 39443

601-426-6632

Overview

North Jones Elementary School serves 765 students in grades PreK-6. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $7,247.

Grades

PreK

K

1

2

3

4

5

6

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$7,247/Child

Demographics

North Jones Elementary School serves 765 students. This high-poverty school body is 39.87% White and 34.77% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 58
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 81%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 765

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 26
  •       K: 101
  •       Special Elementary: 15
  •       1: 110
  •       2: 128
  •       3: 92
  •       4: 113
  •       5: 82
  •       6: 96
  •       Other: 2

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 35%
  •       Hispanic: 20%
  •       White: 40%
  •       Two or More: 4%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 581
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 84%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 24
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 8,073

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 116
  •       Special Pre-K: 16
  •       K: 611
  •       Special K: 15
  •       Special Elementary: 83
  •       1: 586
  •       2: 607
  •       3: 574
  •       4: 570
  •       5: 557
  •       6: 623
  •       7: 662
  •       8: 684
  •       9: 633
  •       10: 604
  •       11: 569
  •       12: 502
  •       Special Secondary: 61

Community

Jones County

Total Population: 68,098

  •       Males: 33,059
  •       Females: 35,039

Growth: 0.50%
Number of Households: 25,247
Median Income: $49,115

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 22,882 23,465 46,347 -2%
Black or African American 9,486 10,750 20,236 5%
Asian-American 145 191 336 6%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 22 9 31 11%
Native American and Alaska Native 228 247 475 23%
Hispanic American 1,745 1,452 3,197 0%
Two or more races 296 377 673 39%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 35.5%
English Proficiency: 43.7%
Science Proficiency: 31%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 0
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 608
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: <10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

North Jones Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $7,247.

Total

Per-student Spending: $7,247

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $6,137

Federal

Per-student Spending: $455

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