PROFICIENCY 10% 64% lower than state average
School Rankings
Proficiency Averages
18%JACKSON PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST
10%Jackson
28%Mississippi

Barr Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "JACKSON PUBLIC SCHOOL DIST" in Jackson, MS. There are a total of 151 students and 10 teachers at Barr Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 151 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Barr Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 10.0%, which is 64% lower than the Mississippi average.

 Students/Teachers Students 151 Teachers 9.88 Student/Teacher ratio 16:1 Free lunch 151 Reduced lunch 0
 Advanced Placement AP enrollment n/a Taking some courses n/a Taking some courses (not tests) n/a Passing some courses n/a Passing no courses n/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Barr Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

## Proficiency in mathematics by grade

 Grade Proficiency All <= 10% 3 <= 20% 4 <= 20% 5 <= 20% 6 n/a 7 n/a 8 n/a High School n/a

## Proficiency in languages by grade

 Grade Proficiency All <= 10% 3 <= 20% 4 <= 20% 5 <= 20% 6 n/a 7 n/a 8 n/a High School n/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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## Barr Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

 Race School District Mississippi National Caucasian 0.0% 1.3% 47.0% 51.1% African American 98.7% 97.0% 48.1% 15.9% Asian 0.0% 0.1% 1.1% 4.7% Hispanic or Latino 1.3% 1.4% 3.2% 23.6% American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 1.2% Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% Multiracial 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 3.1%

## Other schools nearby

 School Proficiency Miles City Lanier High School 9% 0.5 Jackson, MS Poindexter Elementary School 15% 0.6 Jackson, MS Blackburn Middle School 4% 0.8 Jackson, MS Pecan Park Elementary School 12% 0.9 Jackson, MS Provine High School 14% 1.0 Jackson, MS Rowan Middle School 13% 1.2 Jackson, MS Hardy Middle School 10% 1.2 Jackson, MS Brown Elementary School 12% 1.3 Jackson, MS Galloway Elementary School 12% 1.3 Jackson, MS Isable Elementary School 12% 1.5 Jackson, MS Johnson Elementary School 5% 1.6 Jackson, MS Jim Hill High School 22% 1.6 Jackson, MS

## Jackson demographics profile

 Statistic Jackson Mississippi National Population 172,039 2,989,192 318,558,162 Population density (sq mi) 1,549 62 91 Median age 32.1 36.7 37.7 Male/Female ratio 0.9:1 0.9:1 1.0:1 Married (15yrs & older) 38% 54% 55% Speak English 97% 96% 79% Speak Spanish 2% 2% 13%

## Education level achieved in Jackson

 Index Jackson Mississippi National Completed 8th grade 81.3% 78.6% 84.3% Completed high school 79.9% 76.7% 83.0% Completed some college 59.2% 52.5% 59.4% Completed associate degree 34.2% 29.8% 38.5% Completed bachelors 26.9% 21.0% 30.3% Completed masters 11.4% 7.9% 11.5% Completed professional degree 4.2% 2.2% 3.3% Completed doctorate 1.5% 0.9% 1.3%
Source: The Barr Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.