Jones County School District (Mississippi)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Jones County School District is a public school district based in Ellisville, Mississippi (USA).

In addition to Ellisville, the district also serves the towns of Sandersville and Soso.

Schools[edit]

Middle/high schools (and their principals)[edit]

  • Grades 7–12
    • Northeast Jones High School - Cooper Pope; Supervising Principal
    • South Jones High School - Dr. Billy Ray Jones; Supervising Principal
    • West Jones High School - Lynn Lyon; Supervising Principal

Elementary schools (and their principals)[edit]

  • Grades K-6
    • East Jones Elementary School - Sylvia Busby; Supervising Principal
    • Glade Elementary School - Lisa Ishee; Supervising Principal
    • North Jones Elementary School - Robert Hill; Supervising Principal
    • Moselle Elementary School - Edward Crosby; Supervising Principal
    • West Jones Elementary School - Mark Reddoch; Supervising Principal
    • South Jones Elementary School - Wade Clark; Supervising Principal

Demographics[edit]

2006-07 school year[edit]

There were a total of 8,049 students enrolled in the Jones County School District during the 2006-2007 school year. The gender makeup of the district was 48% female and 52% male. The racial makeup of the district was 21.26% African American, 74.83% White, 2.72% Hispanic, 0.80% Native American, and 0.40% Asian.[1] 45.9% of the district's students were eligible to receive free lunch.[2]

Previous school years[edit]

School Year Enrollment Gender Makeup Racial Makeup
Female Male Asian African
American
Hispanic Native
American
White
2005-06[1] 8,031 48% 52% 0.39% 21.54% 2.04% 0.80% 75.23%
2004-05[1] 7,907 48% 52% 0.39% 21.88% 1.73% 0.63% 75.36%
2003-04[1] 7,811 48% 52% 0.40% 21.42% 1.54% 0.74% 75.91%
2002-03[3] 7,755 48% 52% 0.36% 21.03% 1.04% 0.70% 76.87%

Accountability statistics[edit]

2006-07[4] 2005-06[5] 2004-05[6] 2003-04[7] 2002-03[8]
District Accreditation Status Accredited Accredited Accredited Accredited Accredited
School Performance Classifications
Level 5 (Superior Performing) Schools 5 7 6 6 3
Level 4 (Exemplary) Schools 4 3 3 4 6
Level 3 (Successful) Schools 2 1 2 1 2
Level 2 (Under Performing) Schools 0 0 0 0 0
Level 1 (Low Performing) Schools 0 0 0 0 0
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Mississippi Assessment and Accountability Reporting System". Office of Research and Statistics, Mississippi Department of Education. Archived from the original on 2007-03-23. 
  2. ^ "2006-07 State, District, and School Enrollment by Race/Gender with Poverty Data" (XLS). Mississippi Department of Education. 2008-01-16. Retrieved 2008-05-18. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Mississippi Report Card for 2002-2003". Office of Educational Accountability, Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-02. Archived from the original on 2007-08-12. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  4. ^ "2007 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2007-09-13. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-11-27. Retrieved 2007-09-15. 
  5. ^ "2006 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2006-09-06. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-02-17. Retrieved 2007-06-05. 
  6. ^ "2005 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2005-09-09. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-12-13. Retrieved 2007-06-05. 
  7. ^ "2004 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-26. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-06-05. 
  8. ^ "2003 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2003-11-21. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-12-11. Retrieved 2007-06-05. 

External links[edit]