J Z George High School

  • J Z George High School serves 278 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 54%.
  • J Z George High School operates within the Carroll County School District.
  • Carroll County School District's 69% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 278 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 278 students
J Z George High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % J Z George High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
J Z George High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade J Z George High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.32. 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 (1989-2015)
Hispanic
3%
3%
J Z George High School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
63%
49%
J Z George High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
34%
46%
J Z George High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
J Z George High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.49 0.32
J Z George High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
68%
67%
J Z George High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
14%
7%
J Z George High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carroll County School District's student population of 1,002 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,032 in this district is less than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,725 is less than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Carroll County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
5
Number of Students Managed 1,002 2,139
Carroll County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 64%
Carroll County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $20 MM
Carroll County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Carroll County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,032 $9,526
Carroll County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,725 $9,407
Carroll County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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