Bailey Magnet School is located in Jackson, MS and is one of 13 high schools in Jackson Public School District. It is a magnet school that serves 430 students in grades 9-12.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Bailey Magnet School did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Mississippi in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Bailey Magnet School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Bailey Magnet School had 86% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Mississippi had 70% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Jackson Public School Dist District Spending
The Jackson Public School Dist spends $8,170 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 36% on support services, 7% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Jackson Public School Dist District
In 2011, Bailey Magnet School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Mississippi average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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