School Details

P S Jones Middle

4105 Market Street Extension North, Washington, NC 27889
(252) 946-0874
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 849 students 14 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

27%
32%
39%
32%
41%
46%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Beaufort County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

37%
38%
39%
36%
39%
48%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Beaufort County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

25%
25%
34%
33%
32%
41%
55%
59%
59%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Beaufort County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
33%
36%

End of Class Tests (EOC)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Course (EOC) tests to assess high school students in Algebra I, English I, and Biology. The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Beaufort County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

P S Jones Middle is a public middle school in Washington. The principal of P S Jones Middle is Ms Tracey Nixon, who can be contacted at tnixon@beaufort.k12.nc.us. 849 students attend P S Jones Middle and identify mostly as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 69% of the 849 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at P S Jones Middle is 14:1. Emmanuel Christian School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 42% 32%
White, non-Hispanic 38% 50%
Multiracial 2% 4%
Hispanic 17% 14%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.1%
Asian 0.2% 0.3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.06%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 69% 67%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (8 months ago)

    You will love the schools system out here .we been here for two years know and my girls love the schools out here...the teacher are great the kids are two.. love when my girls come home and they say what they did at schools for the day. All can say is thank u lord for guided us here to little Washington n.c.27889 we love it here it was the best thing we did was to move out here....

  • (5 years ago)

    This school is terrible school. The teacher complain about ever thing. The teacher are a pain they call about ever thing from shirt tails untucked to forgetting a book about stuff that does not matter there are a few good teacher like Mrs. Brown Mrs Jones and Mrs Cavanga

  • (5 years ago)

    I think this is an excellent school. It has a great school resource officer there that ensure that the school is a safe place for all students teachers and staff. There are alot of great learning opportuunities at this school.

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Overall score

(based on 11 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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