Northeast Jones High School



Northeast Jones High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northeast Jones High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 208
8 192
9 177
10 158
11 155
12 135
UG 26

Northeast Jones High School is a public high school of the Jones County School District located in Laurel, MS. It has 1,051 students in grades 7th through 12th. Northeast Jones High School is the 41st largest public high school in Mississippi and the 5,557th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,051
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 68.2

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Northeast Jones High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 559
(53%)
1,953
(53%)
 Female 492
(47%)
1,748
(47%)

Northeast Jones High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 807
(77%)
2,785
(75%)
 Black 200
(19%)
772
(21%)
 American Indian 26
(2%)
29
(1%)
 Hispanic 9
(1%)
87
(2%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
19
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Northeast Jones High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 567
(54%)
1,847
(50%)
 Not Eligible 387
(37%)
1,454
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 97
(9%)
400
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northeast Jones High School is ranked 40th out of 0 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northeast Jones High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 67.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Northeast Jones High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1083
2006 1030
2007 1009
2008 1012
2009 991
2010 1024
2011 1035
2012 1051

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 15.8
2007 14.9
2008 14.3
2009 13.3
2010 14.6
2011 15.5
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62326869806094
2006 0.58155339805825
2007 0.59167492566898
2008 0.59189723320158
2009 0.61654894046418
2010 0.6240234375
2011 0.63188405797101
2012 0.63177925784967

Compare Northeast Jones High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.1% 14.2:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 63.2%
 
State Average 67.4%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Northeast Jones High School
Laurel, MS
Public 07 - 12 1,051 15.4:1  
Laurel Christian School
Laurel, MS
Private PK - 12 539 14:1 6 miles
Laurel High School
Laurel, MS
Public 09 - 12 750 13.7:1 6 miles
South Jones High School
Ellisville, MS
Public 07 - 12 1,298 16.9:1 11 miles
West Jones High School
Laurel, MS
Public 07 - 12 1,352 16.1:1 11 miles
Heidelberg Academy
Heidelberg, MS
Private PK - 12 165 12:1 15 miles
Heidelberg High School
Heidelberg, MS
Public 07 - 12 306 13.9:1 15 miles
Heidelberg Junior High School
Heidelberg, MS
Public 07 - 08 160 9:1 15 miles
Stringer Attendance Center
Stringer, MS
Public PK - 12 641 15.7:1 18 miles
Bay Springs High School
Bay Springs, MS
Public 09 - 12 250 10.8:1 24 miles
Sylva Bay Academy
Bay Springs, MS
Private PK - 12 294 15:1 25 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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