Clarksdale Municipal School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Clarksdale Municipal School District, serving 2,624 students.
  • Public school in Clarksdale Municipal School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus the 35% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
  • The top ranked public schools in Clarksdale Municipal School District are Kirkpatrick Health /wellness, Heidelberg School Math & Science and Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameClarksdale Municipal School District
School District Websitehttp://www.cmsdschools.org
School District Phone Number(662)627-8500
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools9 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students2,624 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers178 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

  • Clarksdale Municipal School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 70-74% has increased from 64% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clarksdale Municipal   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)
15%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clarksdale Municipal   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 Rate70-74%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clarksdale Municipal   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.080.58
# of American Indian Studentsn/a3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students12 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students14 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
4%
# of Black Students2,521 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
96%
48%
# of White Students69 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
3%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students8 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:805,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:20836,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:20536,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:22836,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:22138,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:23039,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:20039,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:19235,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:19536,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:18835,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:17235,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:16834,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:14432,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:18231,047
# of Ungraded Students:117,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,698 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 $9,536 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$31 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clarksdale Municipal   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$30 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Clarksdale Municipal   School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,698$10,995
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarksdale Municipal   School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,536$10,910
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarksdale Municipal   School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Clarksdale Municipal School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Booker T Washington Intern. Studies Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    135 Washington Ave.
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8567

    Grades: PK-4 | 270 students
  • Carl Keen Vocational Vocational School
    1050 Walnut Street
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8580

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Clarksdale High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 Wildcat Drive
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8530

    Grades: 10-12 | 502 students
  • Geo H Oliver Visual/perf. Arts Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    871 Ritchie Avenue
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8605

    Grades: PK-4 | 346 students
  • Heidelberg School Math & Science Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 Maple Ave.
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8577

    Grades: PK-4 | 286 students
  • Jerome W. Stampley 9th Grade Academ Math: 15-19%
    301 Washington Avenue
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8570

    Grades: 9 | 172 students
  • Kirkpatrick Health /wellness Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1101 Smith Street
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8588

    Grades: PK-4 | 273 students
  • Oakhurst Intermediate Academy Math: 10% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    120 West Second Street
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8560

    Grades: 5-6 | 392 students
  • W.a. Higgins Middle School Academy Math: 9% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1749 Chestnut Street
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662)627-8550

    Grades: 7-8 | 383 students
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