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WJ Quarles Elementary School

Traditional Public School

111 Quarles Street

Long Beach, MS 39560

228-864-3946

Overview

WJ Quarles Elementary School serves 454 students in grades K-3. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was B. Per student spending for this school is $9,013.

Grades

K

1

2

3

Performance

B

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,013/Child

Demographics

WJ Quarles Elementary School serves 454 students. This high-poverty school body is 59.91% White and 18.72% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 33
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 76%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 1
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 454

By Grade:

  •       K: 110
  •       1: 114
  •       2: 127
  •       Other: 103

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       Asian-American: 4%
  •       African-American: 19%
  •       White: 60%
  •       Two or More: 17%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 202
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 79%
In-Field: 100% 
Principals
Total: 10
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 2,876

By Grade:

  •       K: 194
  •       Special Elementary: 17
  •       1: 206
  •       2: 209
  •       3: 209
  •       4: 207
  •       5: 200
  •       6: 228
  •       7: 252
  •       8: 259
  •       9: 241
  •       10: 227
  •       11: 221
  •       12: 196
  •       Special Secondary: 11
  •       Other: -1

Community

Harrison County

Total Population: 208,080

  •       Males: 101,683
  •       Females: 106,397

Growth: 11.21%
Number of Households: 69,384
Median Income: $47,505

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 70,129 71,036 141,165 5%
Black or African American 25,288 28,656 53,944 29%
Asian-American 2,689 3,314 6,003 11%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 124 94 218 -27%
Native American and Alaska Native 506 503 1,009 -4%
Hispanic American 6,019 5,581 11,600 17%
Two or more races 2947 2794 5,741 31%


Performance

State Testing

Mathematics Proficiency: 54.7%
English Proficiency: 44.8%
Science Proficiency: 0%

Discipline

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

Funding

WJ Quarles Elementary School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,013.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,013

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,040

Federal

Per-student Spending: $345

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