South Jones High School

313 Anderson St, Ellisville, MS 39437 | (601) 477-8451
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,178
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 313 Anderson Street, Ellisville, MS 39437
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: 1,178
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 75.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 582 (49.4%)
  • Females: 596 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 161 (13.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 553 (46.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 714 (60.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Jones High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.08%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Jones High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade22719.3%
8th Grade19816.8%
9th Grade20317.2%
10th Grade19516.6%
11th Grade17414.8%
12th Grade14712.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 59%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:39%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,523
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
South Jones High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,54828%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,55473%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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