French Elementary School

311 Joel Avenue
Jackson, MS 39209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students (19-20)
206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (19-20)
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
14:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
1%
Asian
(19-20)
n/a
1%
Hispanic
(19-20)
1%
4%
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Black
(19-20)
97%
48%
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White
(19-20)
1%
44%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
100%
68%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in French Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% MS state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% MS state average).
How many students attend French Elementary School?
206 students attend French Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of French Elementary School students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What grades does French Elementary School offer ?
French Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is French Elementary School part of?
French Elementary School is part of Jackson Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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