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Quitman Junior High School

Traditional Public School

501 W. Lynda Street

Quitman, MS 39355

601-776-6243

Overview

Quitman Junior High School serves 425 students in grades 6-8. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $8,183.

Grades

6

7

8

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$8,183/Child

Demographics

Quitman Junior High School serves 425 students. This high-poverty school body is 35.29% White and 63.06% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 23
Student-Teacher Ratio: 5:1
Experienced: 82%
In-Field: 96% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 425

By Grade:

  •       Special Elementary: 11
  •       6: 127
  •       7: 153
  •       8: 134

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 63%
  •       White: 35%
  •       Other: 2%

District

Teachers
Total: 105
Student-Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Experienced: 75%
In-Field: 98% 
Principals
Total: 8
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,645

By Grade:

  •       Pre-K: 60
  •       K: 148
  •       1: 106
  •       2: 102
  •       3: 105
  •       4: 120
  •       5: 104
  •       6: 127
  •       7: 153
  •       8: 134
  •       9: 122
  •       10: 104
  •       11: 115
  •       12: 120
  •       Other: 25

Community

Clarke County

Total Population: 15,541

  •       Males: 7,297
  •       Females: 8,244

Growth: -7.12%
Number of Households: 6,733
Median Income: $38,314

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 4,798 5,124 9,922 -8%
Black or African American 2,406 2,992 5,398 -6%
Asian-American 9 26 35 21%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 1 0 1 0%
Native American and Alaska Native 27 43 70 9%
Hispanic American 78 96 174 32%
Two or more races 56 59 115 29%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 7.7%
English Proficiency: 14%
Science Proficiency: 21%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 1,224
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: 647
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Incidents of Violence: 13
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Quitman Junior High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $8,183.

Total

Per-student Spending: $8,183

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $7,210

Federal

Per-student Spending: $783

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