Alexander Junior High School



Alexander Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Alexander Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 230
8 210
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 6

Alexander Junior High School is a public high school of the Brookhaven School District located in Brookhaven, MS. It has 446 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.6 to 1.

Total Students: 446
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.78

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Alexander Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 227
(51%)
609
(49%)
 Male 219
(49%)
625
(51%)

Alexander Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 263
(59%)
754
(61%)
 White 180
(40%)
466
(38%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
8
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Alexander Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(63%)
742
(60%)
 Not Eligible 123
(28%)
385
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(9%)
107
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Alexander Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 67.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Alexander Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 586
2006 525
2007 444
2008 430
2009 439
2010 428
2011 439
2012 446

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 17.2
2007 13.3
2008 12.8
2009 14.5
2010 15
2011 13.2
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70819112627986
2006 0.70666666666667
2007 0.71171171171171
2008 0.68837209302326
2009 0.72209567198178
2010 0.70560747663551
2011 0.71753986332574
2012 0.72421524663677

Compare Alexander Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 67.4%
 
This School 72.4%
 

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Public 07 - 08 446 13.6:1  
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