Virgil Jones Jr. Elementary School (Closed 2021)
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.
Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
Students by Grade
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(17-18)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (02-03)
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education
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