Velma Jackson High School

2000 Loring Rd, Camden, MS 39045 | (662) 468-2531
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 332
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2000 Loring Road, Camden, MS 39045
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 332
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 170 (51.2%)
  • Females: 162 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 286 (86.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 310 (93.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Velma Jackson High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black32999.1%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White20.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Velma Jackson High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade9328.0%
10th Grade8625.9%
11th Grade7522.6%
12th Grade7622.9%
Ungraded20.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 54%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:37%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,300
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Velma Jackson High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$37,79646%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,41054%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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