Jonesboro-hodge Middle School

  • Jonesboro-hodge Middle School serves 254 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Jonesboro-hodge Middle School's student population of 254 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jonesboro-hodge Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonesboro-hodge Middle School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1113 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jonesboro-hodge Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
62%
44%
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White
36%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jonesboro-hodge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.490.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jonesboro-hodge Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jonesboro-hodge Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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