Yazoo City Municipal School District 

All Schools
(6)
High Schools
(3)
Middle Schools
(2)
Elementary
(3)
Pre-K
(1)
There are 6 public schools managed by Yazoo City Municipal School District School District serving 2,624 students in Yazoo City, MS.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Yazoo City Municipal School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Yazoo CityAlternative Learning Center
    Alternative School
    215 East 5th St
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-0985
    Alternative School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 3-12
  • Yazoo City
    Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School
    209 West 5th St
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-2904
    578 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Yazoo City
    Mccoy Elementary School
    1835 School Dr
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-5800
    790 students | Gr. 2-5
  • Yazoo City
    Webster Street Elementary School
    622 E.4th St
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-4093
    534 students | Gr. PK-1
  • Yazoo City
    Yazoo City High School
    1825 Dr Martin L. King Dr
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-2378
    722 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Yazoo City
    Yazoo City Vocational Complex High School
    Vocational School
    1825 Martin Luther King Dr
    Yazoo CityMS39194
    (662)746-7642
    Vocational School

    n/a

     students | Gr. 10-12
Overview
(Yazoo City Municipal ) Stats (MS) State Statistics
# of Students 2,624 students 490,619 students students
# of Teachers 144 Teacher(s) 31,417 Teacher(s) Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1:1
# of Male Students 1,347 students 248,989 students students
% Male Students 51.3% 50.7%%
# of Female Students 1,277 students 241,630 students students
% Female Students 48.7% 49.3%%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students n/a 958 students students
% American Indian Students
n/a 0.2%%
# of Asian Students 2 students 4,666 students students
% Asian Students
0.1% 1.0%%
# of Hispanic Students 4 students 12,609 students students
% Hispanic Students
0.2% 2.6%%
# of Black Students 2,580 students 243,438 students students
% Black Students
98.3% 49.6%%
# of White Students 26 students 225,743 students students
% White Students
1% 46%%
# of Other Students 12 students 3,205 students students
% of Other Students
n/a 1%%
 
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 56 students 3,842 students students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 247 students 41,048 students students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 227 students 39,291 students students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 183 students 38,456 students students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 228 students 37,067 students students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 165 students 37,715 students students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 198 students 37,983 students students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 201 students 38,800 students students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 192 students 37,689 students students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 179 students 36,071 students students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 185 students 37,856 students students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 152 students 35,235 students students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 180 students 31,952 students students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 192 students 29,115 students students
# of Ungraded Students: 39 students 8,499 students students
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Did You Know?
Yazoo City Municipal School District School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.33, which is higher than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Webster Street Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or in the USA.