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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public preschools in Coahoma County School District, serving 925 students. Public preschools in Coahoma County School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Mississippi public pre school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 36% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public preschools in Coahoma County School District are Sherard Elementary School, Lyon Elementary School and Friars Point Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public preschool average of 64% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Mississippi public preschool average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameCoahoma County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.coahoma.k12.ms.us
School District Phone Number(662) 624-5448
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools4 Schools185 Schools
# of Students925 Students83,977 Students
# of Teachers62 Teachers5,199 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

Coahoma County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 68 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 65-69% has increased from 45-49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#103 out of 150 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Coahoma County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Coahoma 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Coahoma 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
65-69%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Coahoma County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.180.54
# of American Indian Studentsn/a240 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a501 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students15 Students2,812 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
3%
# of Black Students837 Students48,903 Students
% Black Students
91%
58%
# of White Students69 Students29,868 Students
% White Students
7%
36%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a50 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students4 Students1,603 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:435,670
# of Students in Kindergarten:12615,199
# of Students in 1st Grade:12014,158
# of Students in 2nd Grade:13312,509
# of Students in 3rd Grade:14410,361
# of Students in 4th Grade:1259,702
# of Students in 5th Grade:1217,831
# of Students in 6th Grade:1122,846
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 1,019
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 950
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 634
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 582
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 526
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 542
# of Ungraded Students:11,448

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,226 is higher than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,558 is higher than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$19 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Coahoma County   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$16 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Coahoma County   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,226$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Coahoma County   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,558$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Coahoma County   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Coahoma County School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Sherard Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3105 Bobo-sherard Road
    Clarksdale, MS 38614
    (662) 624-4629

    Grades: PK-6 | 192 students
  • Lyon Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2020 Roberson Road
    Lyon, MS 38645
    (662) 624-8544

    Grades: PK-6 | 335 students
  • Friars Point Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    350 South Street, P.o. Box 600
    Friars Point, MS 38631
    (662) 383-2477

    Grades: PK-6 | 164 students
  • Jonestown Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    330 Matagorda Road
    Jonestown, MS 38639
    (662) 358-4496

    Grades: PK-6 | 234 students
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