Jonesboro-hodge Middle School

Jonesboro-hodge Middle School serves 270 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School operates within the Jackson Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 270 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 270 students
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
76%
44%
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
24%
46%
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.37 0.60
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
85%
60%
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Jonesboro-hodge Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Jackson Parish School District's student population of 2,321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,004 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Jackson Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
5
Number of Students Managed 2,321 1,927
Jackson Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM n/a
Jackson Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $25 MM n/a
Jackson Parish School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,004 n/a
Jackson Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,932 n/a
Jackson Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jonesboro-hodge High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Weston High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southside Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JonesboroSouthside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 381 students
    0.7 miles
    2105 South Polk St
    JonesboroLA 71251
    (318)259-4489
    0.7PK-4381
  • JonesboroJonesboro-hodge High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
    0.9 miles
    225 Pershing Hwy
    JonesboroLA 71251
    (318)259-4138
    0.99-12250
  • JonesboroWeston High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 690 students
    5.9 miles
    213 Hwy 505
    JonesboroLA 71251
    (318)259-7313
    5.9PK-12690
  • QuitmanQuitman High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 730 students
    7.6 miles
    181 Wolverine Dr
    QuitmanLA 71268
    (318)259-2698
    7.6PK-12730
  • DodsonDodson High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 343 students
    11.4 miles
    305 Jones St
    DodsonLA 71422
    (318)628-2172
    11.4PK-12343

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