Amite County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Amite County School District serving 1,039 students in Liberty, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Amite County School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameAmite County School District
# of Schools3
# of Students1,039
# of Teachers87
Student : Teacher Ratio13
# of Male Students526
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students513
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.31
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students4
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students837
% Black Students
81%
# of White Students190
% White Students
18%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:82
# of Students in 1st Grade:97
# of Students in 2nd Grade:83
# of Students in 3rd Grade:104
# of Students in 4th Grade:80
# of Students in 5th Grade:85
# of Students in 6th Grade:91
# of Students in 7th Grade:72
# of Students in 8th Grade:72
# of Students in 9th Grade:78
# of Students in 10th Grade:73
# of Students in 11th Grade:47
# of Students in 12th Grade:69
# of Ungraded Students:6

District Comparison

  • Amite County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 146 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 60-64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Amite County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Amite County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Amite County School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,100 is higher than the state average of $10,065. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,517 is higher than the state average of $10,094. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$15 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Amite County School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$15 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Amite County School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,100$10,065
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Amite County School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,517$10,094
This chart display average spending per public school student in Amite County School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Amite County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.31, which is same as the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Amite County Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.