Clarksdale Municipal School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 public preschools managed by Clarksdale Municipal School District serving 1,026 students in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% 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.

Clarksdale Municipal School District (2018-19)

Overview

School District NameClarksdale Municipal School District
# of Schools11
# of Students2,812
# of Teachers190
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students1,387
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,425
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Students2
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students9
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students17
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students2,721
% Black Students
97%
# of White Students50
% White Students
2%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students13
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:78
# of Students in Kindergarten:280
# of Students in 1st Grade:214
# of Students in 2nd Grade:232
# of Students in 3rd Grade:247
# of Students in 4th Grade:200
# of Students in 5th Grade:197
# of Students in 6th Grade:201
# of Students in 7th Grade:225
# of Students in 8th Grade:200
# of Students in 9th Grade:171
# of Students in 10th Grade:217
# of Students in 11th Grade:153
# of Students in 12th Grade:175
# of Ungraded Students:22

District Comparison

  • Clarksdale Municipal 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 83% has increased from 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
31%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
33%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
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 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,698 in this school district is less 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 $9,536 is less 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$31 MM$20 MM
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Spending$30 MM$20 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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,698$10,065
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,536$10,094
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Clarksdale Municipal School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Kirkpatrick Health /wellness Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.