Yazoo City High School

Yazoo City High School serves 636 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
Yazoo City High School operates within the Yazoo City Municipal School District.
Yazoo City Municipal School District's 54% graduation rate is lower than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 636 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 636 students
Yazoo City High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Yazoo City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Yazoo City High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Yazoo City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Yazoo City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
100%
49%
Yazoo City High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The 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.
n/a 0.56
Yazoo City High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
89%
65%
Yazoo City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Yazoo City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Yazoo City Municipal School District's student population of 2,489 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 54% has increased from 49% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,236 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Yazoo City Municipal School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,489 2,199
Yazoo City Municipal   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 54% 64%
Yazoo City Municipal   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM n/a
Yazoo City Municipal   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $22 MM n/a
Yazoo City Municipal   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,236 n/a
Yazoo City Municipal   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,140 n/a
Yazoo City Municipal   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Yazoo City Vocational Complex High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woolfolk Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mccoy Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yazoo CityYazoo City Vocational Complex High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0 miles
    1825 Martin Luther King Dr
    Yazoo CityMS 39194
    (662)746-7642
    010-12n/a
  • Yazoo CityMccoy Elementary School
    Grades: 2-5 | 812 students
    0.1 miles
    1835 School Dr
    Yazoo CityMS 39194
    (662)746-5800
    0.12-5812
  • Yazoo CityWoolfolk Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 516 students
    1.4 miles
    209 West 5th St
    Yazoo CityMS 39194
    (662)746-2904
    1.46-8516
  • Yazoo CityWebster Street Elementary School
    Grades: KG-1 | 525 students
    1.6 miles
    622 E.4th St
    Yazoo CityMS 39194
    (662)746-4093
    1.6KG-1525
  • Yazoo CityAlternative Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 3-12
    1.7 miles
    215 East 5th St
    Yazoo CityMS 39194
    (662)746-0985
    1.73-12n/a

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