Calhoun County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Calhoun County School District, serving 2,527 students.
  • Public school in Calhoun County School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 35% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
  • The top ranked public schools in Calhoun County School District are Vardaman Elementary School, Bruce Elementary School and Bruce Upper Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameCalhoun County School District
School District Phone Number(662)412-3152
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools9 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students2,527 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers156 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • Calhoun County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calhoun 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calhoun 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calhoun County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.610.58
# of American Indian Students2 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students16 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students321 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
4%
# of Black Students805 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
32%
48%
# of White Students1,321 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
52%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students62 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1175,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:19336,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:18536,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:20536,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:16538,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:19739,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:20939,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:17935,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:18936,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:18435,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:16935,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:17534,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:18232,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:13131,047
# of Ungraded Students:477,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,103 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,995. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,035 is less than the state average of $10,910. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$21 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Calhoun County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$21 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Calhoun County   School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,103$10,995
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calhoun County   School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,035$10,910
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calhoun County   School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Calhoun County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bruce Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 30%
    136 South Mcsweyn
    Bruce, MS 38915
    (662)983-3373

    Grades: PK-3 | 331 students
  • Bruce High School Math: 46% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    430 East Countiss Street
    Bruce, MS 38915
    (662)983-3350

    Grades: 7-12 | 383 students
  • Bruce Upper Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Top 50%
    212 North Mcsweyn
    Bruce, MS 38915
    (662)983-3366

    Grades: 4-6 | 250 students
  • Calhoun City Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    506 East Seamans, Po Drawer H
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662)628-5111

    Grades: PK-4 | 362 students
  • Calhoun City High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    201 North Beadle
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662)628-5112

    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
  • Calhoun City Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    207 North Jackson
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662)628-1890

    Grades: 5-8 | 260 students
  • Calhoun County Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    302 North Madison
    Calhoun City, MS 38916
    (662)628-1143

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Vardaman Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 30%
    114 W.b. Gregg Dr.
    Vardaman, MS 38878
    (662)682-7799

    Grades: PK-6 | 398 students
  • Vardaman High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Top 50%
    106 W.b. Gregg
    Vardaman, MS 38878
    (662)682-7574

    Grades: 7-12 | 303 students
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