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Overview

School District NameJackson County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.jcsd.k12.ms.us/
School District Phone Number(228) 826-1757
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools14 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students9,242 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers568 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Jackson County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#23 out of 150 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jackson County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jackson County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jackson County   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jackson County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.340.58
# of American Indian Students36 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students319 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
4%
1%
# of Hispanic Students273 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
4%
# of Black Students1,037 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
11%
48%
# of White Students7,432 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
81%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students16 Students306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students129 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:135,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:58836,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:67136,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:68236,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:70638,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:75539,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:75239,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:71535,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:71336,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:74335,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:73735,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:73434,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:62032,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:65931,047
# of Ungraded Students:1547,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,383 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,399 is less than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$87 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jackson County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$78 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Jackson County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,383$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jackson County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,399$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jackson County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Jackson County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • St Martin East Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7508 Rose Farm Road
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 875-3204

    Grades: PK-3 | 706 students
  • East Central Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 52%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    21725 Slider Rd
    Hurley, MS 39555
    (228) 588-7009

    Grades: 6-8 | 631 students
  • East Central High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    21700 Slider Rd.
    Hurley, MS 39555
    (228) 588-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 722 students
  • St Martin N Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11000 Yellowjacket Street
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228) 392-1387

    Grades: K-3 | 624 students
  • Vancleave Upper Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 57%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13901 Hwy 57
    Vancleave, MS 39565
    (228) 826-4581

    Grades: 3-5 | 541 students
  • Vancleave High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12424 Hwy 57
    Vancleave, MS 39565
    (228) 826-4701

    Grades: 9-12 | 766 students
  • East Central Upper Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5400 Hurley-wade Rd.
    Hurley, MS 39555
    (228) 588-7019

    Grades: 3-5 | 630 students
  • Vancleave Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 49%
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4725 Bulldog Lane
    Vancleave, MS 39565
    (228) 826-5902

    Grades: 6-8 | 563 students
  • St Martin Upper Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 54%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11000 Yellow Jacket Blvd.
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 818-2849

    Grades: 4-5 | 733 students
  • St. Martin Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10800 Yellow Jacket Blvd.
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 818-4833

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,000 student
  • St Martin High School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    11300 Yellow Jacket Blvd.
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 875-8418

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,303 student
  • East Central Lower Elementary School
    5621 Hwy 614
    Hurley, MS 39555
    (228) 588-7060

    Grades: PK-2 | 527 students
  • Jackson County Vocational Center Vocational School
    12425 Hwy 57
    Vancleave, MS 39565
    (228) 826-5944

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Vancleave Lower Elementary School
    12602 Hwy 57
    Vancleave, MS 39565
    (228) 826-5982

    Grades: PK-2 | 496 students
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