J Z George High School

J Z George High School serves 304 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
J Z George High School operates within the Carroll County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 304 students has declined by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 304 students
J Z George High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % J Z George High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
J Z George High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade J Z George High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
J Z George High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
3%
J Z George High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
64%
49%
J Z George High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
34%
45%
J Z George High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups J Z George High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.48 0.31
J Z George High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
65%
J Z George High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
J Z George High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,015 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,627 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,190 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Carroll County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,015 2,273
Carroll County   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 64%
Carroll County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $20 MM
Carroll County   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Carroll County   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,627 $9,638
Carroll County   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,190 $9,666
Carroll County   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Winona Sec School (10.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marshall Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North CarrolltonGeorge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 235 students900 George St
    North CarrolltonMS 38947
    (662)237-4701
    06-8235
  • North CarrolltonMarshall Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 476 studentsMarshall Rd
    North CarrolltonMS 38947
    (662)237-6840
    0.3PK-5476
  • WinonaWinona Sec School
    10.9 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 464 students301 Fairground St
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-1244
    10.97-12464
  • WinonaWinona Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    10.9 miles | Grades: 10-12300 North Applegage St
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-3601
    10.910-12n/a
  • WinonaWinona Elementary School
    11.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 693 students513 South Applegate
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-4129
    11.1KG-6693

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