Virgil Jones Jr. Elementary School (Closed 2021)

455 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Brooksville, MS 39739
Virgil Jones Jr. Elementary School served 230 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
230 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Virgil Jones Jr. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
4%
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Black
95%
48%
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White
n/a
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
100%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Virgil Jones Jr. Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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