West Marion Junior High School (Closed 2007)

2 West Marion Street
West Marion Junior High School served 222 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 26% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Mississippi state average of 56% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students222 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of West Marion Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Marion Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Marion Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
25%
48%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Marion Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
74%
44%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Marion Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Marion Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score
0.390.58
This chart display the diversity score of West Marion Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
69%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Marion Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Marion Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to West Marion Junior High School is West Marion High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Marion Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Foxworth West Marion Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 307 students
    0.3 miles
    2 West Marion Street
    Foxworth, MS 39483
    (601) 731-2076
    0.3 4-6 307
  • Foxworth West Marion High School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 613 students
    0.3 miles
    2 West Marion Street
    Foxworth, MS 39483
    (601) 736-6381
    0.3 7-12 613
  • Foxworth West Marion Primary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 396 students
    0.3 miles
    20 Cedar Street
    Foxworth, MS 39483
    (601) 736-3713
    0.3 K-3 396
  • Columbia Columbia Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 414 students
    2.6 miles
    401 Mary Street
    Columbia, MS 39429
    (601) 736-2362
    2.6 3-5 414
  • Columbia Columbia Primary School
    Grades: K-3 | 425 students
    2.8 miles
    913 West Avenue
    Columbia, MS 39429
    (601) 736-2216
    2.8 K-3 425
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