Northeast Jones High School

Grades: 7-12

1,051 students

Northeast Jones High School serves 1,051 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Northeast Jones High School operates within the Jones County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 62%.

Overview

The student population of 1051 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 1,051 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 15:1 16:1
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Black
20%
50%
White
77%
45%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.31
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.
53%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,971 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Jones County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
5
Number of Students Managed 9,971 2,147
Graduation Rate 70% 62%
District Total Revenue $69 MM $21 MM
District Spending $80 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,499 $9,999
District Spending / Student $9,782 $9,596
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 Pine Belt Educational Center (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pine Belt Educational Center (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Jones Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LaurelEast Jones Elementary School
    108 Northeast Dr
    LaurelMS 39443
    (601)425-9799
    0.2 mi | 865 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LaurelThe Star Reach Center
    663 Magnolia Rd
    LaurelMS 39443
    (601)649-7827
    3.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 2-6                      
  • LaurelGlade Elementary School
    990 Hwy 15 South
    LaurelMS 39443
    (601)428-4265
    3.9 mi | 418 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LaurelNora Davis Magnet School
    Magnet School
    1305 Martin Luther King Dr
    LaurelMS 39440
    (601)428-7782
    Magnet School

    4.1 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LaurelPine Belt Educational Center
    Alternative School
    923b Sawmill Rd
    LaurelMS 39440
    (601)649-8080
    Alternative School

    5.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 3-12                      

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