MISSISSIPPI REPORT CARD FOR SCHOOL YEAR 1999/2000
 
District: (3820) Meridian            
 
Demographic Information            District Information
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Enrollment     District  State     Attendance as % of Enrollment       96.70%
-------------  -------- -------    Number Carnegie Units Taught           118
K-12 Students    7,139  499,362    Number of GED Participants              17
 White          23.91%   47.56%    GED Completers                           5
 Black          74.84%   51.03%    Number of Dropouts                      75
 Asian           0.50%    0.62%    % Special Education Students        13.76%
 Native Amer     0.11%    0.15%    % Receiving Diplomas                19.05%
 Hispanic        0.63%    0.64%    Federal Spec Education Budget     $588,186
-------------------------------    State/Local Spec Educ Budget    $3,183,583
                                   Total Per Pupil Expenditure         $5,842
Assessment Data                    Number of AP Courses Offered             6
-------------------------------    AP Students as % of HS Enroll         1.0%
NRT Grade 3 Reading    42.9        Graduation Rate                     82.24%
NRT Grade 3 Language   42.1        ------------------------------------------
NRT Grade 3 Math       44.6        
NRT Grade 4 Reading    47.4        % of Students in Lowest Quarter
NRT Grade 4 Language   46.8        -------------------------------
NRT Grade 4 Math       44.1        Assessment     Percentage
NRT Grade 5 Reading    46.7        -------------------------------
NRT Grade 5 Language   47.0        NRT Grade 3    37.3%
NRT Grade 5 Math       44.8        NRT Grade 4    33.9%
NRT Grade 6 Reading    46.0        NRT Grade 5    34.1%
NRT Grade 6 Language   44.6        NRT Grade 6    32.7%
NRT Grade 6 Math       46.9        NRT Grade 7    28.9%
NRT Grade 7 Reading    50.6        NRT Grade 8    35.4%
NRT Grade 7 Language   50.0        FLE Composite  26.7%
NRT Grade 7 Math       46.7        -------------------------------
NRT Grade 8 Reading    47.7
NRT Grade 8 Language   47.1
NRT Grade 8 Math       44.4        Office of Research and Statistics
FLE Reading           270.3        Mississippi Department of Education
FLE Mathematics       264.3        Page Created: 08-20-2002
FLE Written Com       267.6
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