Picayune Junior High School

702 Goodyear Blvd, Picayune, MS 39466 | (601) 798-5449
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 553
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3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 702 Goodyear Blvd., Picayune, MS 39466
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Picayune School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,253
  • Graduation Rate: 62.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 9.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 3,638

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 553
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 303 (54.8%)
  • Females: 250 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 358 (64.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 413 (74.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Picayune Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Picayune Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade27850.3%
8th Grade23342.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 61%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $38,719
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Picayune Junior High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,99544%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,29956%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Picayune Junior High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on August 04, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think the school should change the uniforms to blue jean pants, shorts, and skirts, with school t-shirts. The school could also benefit from the sales of the t-shirt. They don't need to be too pricey either. It would be easier on the parents when purchasing the jeans and t-shirts.

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