Northeast Jones High School

68 Northeast Dr, Laurel, MS 39443 | (601) 425-2347
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 991
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 68 Northeast Drive, Laurel, MS 39443
School District Details
  • Jones County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,430
  • Graduation Rate: 66.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.0
  • Enrolled Students: 8,284

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 991
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 74.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 530 (53.5%)
  • Females: 461 (46.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 136 (13.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 475 (47.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 611 (61.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northeast Jones High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian202.0%
Black21121.3%
Asian40.4%
Hispanic10.1%
White75576.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northeast Jones High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade18118.3%
8th Grade16616.8%
9th Grade16516.6%
10th Grade17217.4%
11th Grade13213.3%
12th Grade13914.0%
Ungraded363.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 47%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:45%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,967
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Northeast Jones High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,57441%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,38159%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Northeast Jones High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 16, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It is one of the best schools especially
    the basketball team and the coach has good sportsmanship with the refs

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Northeast Jones High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on MCT, MST, and SATP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology I
  • English II
  • Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • US History

MCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201054.0%55.7%52.3%
200955.8%50.2%46.6%
 
Math Test
201057.3%62.6%60.1%
200965.9%63.0%55.1%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Language Arts Test
201053.3%48.4%45.5%
200952.1%52.7%48.4%
 
Math Test
201074.3%74.9%60.0%
200963.7%63.4%53.9%
 

MST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201053.6%50.3%42.9%
200956.6%49.4%40.0%
 

SATP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201085.0%82.9%70.3%
200955.5%72.1%62.7%
 
Biology I Test
201072.9%75.2%64.9%
200969.0%69.6%63.2%
 
English II Test
201055.1%57.2%50.7%
200944.5%51.9%48.7%
 
US History Test
201057.4%60.6%58.2%
200967.4%74.5%62.8%
 
Source: MS Department of Education 2009-2010

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