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Avg. test scores 60%
High school dipl. 28%
Bachelors degree 75%

Jonestown school information

IndexJonestownMississippiNational
Average Test Scores20%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools189379,221
Total private schools120624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jonestown are 60% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Jonestown
  • 61.3% of people in Jonestown have completed 8th grade
  • 59.4% of people in Jonestown have completed high school
  • 7.5% of people in Jonestown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jonestown

      IndexJonestownMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade61.3%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school59.4%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.1%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.8%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.5%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters0.0%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

      Jonestown, MS School Districts

      • Coahoma County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jonestown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jonestown, MS schools is 20%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Jonestown, MS, an average of 61.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 59.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lyon, MS32230%40%
      Lambert, MS1,24927%45%
      Friars Point, MS1,06125%50%
      Marks, MS1,59120%59%
      Crenshaw, MS79120%60%
      Jonestown, MS1,42720%60%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dryden, VA1,42775%51%
      North Collins, NY1,42851%3%
      Loving, NM1,42612%75%
      Ashley, OH1,42667%36%
      Gridley, IL1,42641%16%
      Jonestown, MS1,42720%60%
      Source: The Jonestown, MS education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.