John Hopkins Elementary School

170 John Hopkins Road
Jackson, MS 39209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, John Hopkins Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Mississippi for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in MS
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

John Hopkins Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi for:

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School Overview

John Hopkins Elementary School's student population of 300 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

John Hopkins Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 805 schools in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John Hopkins Elementary School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MS)
#727 out of 805 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
37%
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10-14%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
98%
47%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.04
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Hopkins Elementary School's ranking?
John Hopkins Elementary School is ranked #727 out of 805 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 35% MS state average).
How many students attend John Hopkins Elementary School?
300 students attend John Hopkins Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of John Hopkins Elementary School students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John Hopkins Elementary School?
John Hopkins Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 14:1.
What grades does John Hopkins Elementary School offer ?
John Hopkins Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is John Hopkins Elementary School part of?
John Hopkins Elementary School is part of Jackson Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 300 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MS Dept. of Education

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