Yazoo City Municipal School Dist School District Public Schools

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There are 6 public schools managed by Yazoo City Municipal School Dist 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 Dist School District Public Schools

(Yazoo City Municipal School Dist) Stats (MS) State Statistics
# of Students 2,624 490,619 students
# of Teachers 144 31,417 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18 16:1
# of Male Students 1,347 248,989 students
% Male Students 51.3 50.7%
# of Female Students 1,277 241,630 students
% Female Students 48.7 49.3%
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students n/a 958 students
% American Indian Students
n/a 0.2%
# of Asian Students 2 4,666 students
% Asian Students
0.1% 1.0%
# of Hispanic Students 4 students 12,609 students
% Hispanic Students
0.2% 2.6%
# of Black Students 2,580 students 243,438 students
% Black Students
98.3% 49.6%
# of White Students 26 students 225,743 students
% White Students
1% 46%
# of Other Students 12 students 3,205 students
% of Other Students
n/a 1%
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 56 students 3,842 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 247 students 41,048 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 227 students 39,291 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 183 students 38,456 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 228 students 37,067 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 165 students 37,715 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 198 students 37,983 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 201 students 38,800 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 192 students 37,689 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 179 students students 36,071 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 185 students students 37,856 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 152 students students 35,235 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 180 students students 31,952 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 192 students students 29,115 students
# of Ungraded Students: 39 students students 8,499 students
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Yazoo City Municipal School Dist 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 .33, which is higher than the Mississippi average of . The most diverse school in the district is . Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or in the USA.