West Jones High School

Science Proficiency

Percent of students scoring Proficient or Advanced (Levels 4 or 5) on the statewide Science or Biology I assessment.

Accountability Data

The Mississippi Statewide Accountability System is a single “A” through “F” school and district accountability system. Click any chart to get detailed information on the measure.

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COVID-19 pandemic disruptions continue to be reflected in 2021-2022 accountability data, particularly growth data. Growth calculations for some high school students required measuring growth from the 2018-2019 school year, and overall student performance on assessments improved since the first full year of pandemic-era schooling in 2020-2021. Additionally, students did not have to pass end-of-course high school assessments in 2020-2021, which affected the 2021-22 graduation rate.

Science Proficiency Overview

State
District
School

Mississippi

55.5%

Jones County School District

56.9%

West Jones High School

48.3%

Science Proficiency by Subgroup

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State
District
School

Female

55.7%
55.5%
44.6%

Male

55.4%
58.4%
52.5%

Black or African American

39.7%
35.9%
23.5%

White

72.4%
65.1%
60.5%

Hispanic or Latino

56.0%
49.1%
38.0%

Two or More Races

66.1%
57.6%
60.0%

Economically Disadvantaged

47.9%
49.9%
40.4%

Non Economically Disadvantaged

77.7%
72.3%
64.7%

Students with Disabilities

29.6%
30.8%
31.6%

Students without Disabilities

59.7%
62.2%
50.6%

English Learners

30.9%
34.1%
<1%

Non English Learners

56.0%
58.1%
50.4%

Science Proficiency Data

All

  • School 48.3%
  • District 56.9%
  • State 55.5%

Female

  • School 44.6%
  • District 55.5%
  • State 55.7%

Male

  • School 52.5%
  • District 58.4%
  • State 55.4%

Black or African American

  • School 23.5%
  • District 35.9%
  • State 39.7%

White

  • School 60.5%
  • District 65.1%
  • State 72.4%

Hispanic or Latino

  • School 38.0%
  • District 49.1%
  • State 56.0%

Two or More Races

  • School 60.0%
  • District 57.6%
  • State 66.1%

Economically Disadvantaged

  • School 40.4%
  • District 49.9%
  • State 47.9%

Non Economically Disadvantaged

  • School 64.7%
  • District 72.3%
  • State 77.7%

Students with Disabilities

  • School 31.6%
  • District 30.8%
  • State 29.6%

Students without Disabilities

  • School 50.6%
  • District 62.2%
  • State 59.7%

English Learners

  • School <1%
  • District 34.1%
  • State 30.9%

Non English Learners

  • School 50.4%
  • District 58.1%
  • State 56.0%

Mississippi Department of Education

PO Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 359-3513

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Last updated 02/16/2024