J Z George High School

J Z George High School serves 297 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% 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 54% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 297 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 297 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
J Z George High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade J Z George High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 13:1 16:1
J Z George High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
3%
Black
71%
50%
White
26%
45%
All Ethnic Groups J Z George High School Sch Ethnicity J Z George High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.43 0.31
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.
77%
64%
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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 986 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Carroll County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 986 2,063
Carroll County   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 54% 62%
Carroll County   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $21 MM
Carroll County   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $20 MM
Carroll County   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,056 $9,999
Carroll County   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,580 $9,596
Carroll County   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Winona Vocational Complex High 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North CarrolltonGeorge Middle School
    900 George St
    North CarrolltonMS 38947
    (662)237-4701
    0 mi | 229 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • North CarrolltonMarshall Elementary School
    Marshall Rd
    North CarrolltonMS 38947
    (662)237-6840
    0.3 mi | 460 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WinonaWinona Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    300 North Applegage St
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-3601
    Vocational School

    10.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • WinonaWinona Secondary School
    301 Fairground St
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-1244
    10.9 mi | 467 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WinonaWinona Elementary School
    513 South Applegate
    WinonaMS 38967
    (662)283-4129
    11.1 mi | 711 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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Did You Know?
Mississippi public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.31, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Mississippi is Biloxi Public School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.