Durant Public School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Durant Public School District serving 531 students in Durant, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 55%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Durant Public School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Durant Durant Public School
    65 West Madison Street
    Durant, MS 39063
    (662)653-3429

    Grades: K-12 | 531 students

Overview

School District NameDurant Public School District
# of Schools1
# of Students531
# of Teachers31
Student : Teacher Ratio17
# of Male Students287
% Male Students
54%
# of Female Students244
% Female Students
46%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students516
% Black Students
97%
# of White Students15
% White Students
3%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:35
# of Students in 1st Grade:49
# of Students in 2nd Grade:49
# of Students in 3rd Grade:54
# of Students in 4th Grade:45
# of Students in 5th Grade:43
# of Students in 6th Grade:40
# of Students in 7th Grade:40
# of Students in 8th Grade:34
# of Students in 9th Grade:40
# of Students in 10th Grade:40
# of Students in 11th Grade:25
# of Students in 12th Grade:24
# of Ungraded Students:13

District Comparison

  • Durant Public 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 60-79% has decreased from 70-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
31%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Durant Public 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)
11%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Durant Public 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 Rate60-79%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Durant Public 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 $8,017 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 $8,535 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$5 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Durant Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Durant Public School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,017$10,065
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Durant Public School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,535$10,094
This chart display average spending per public school student in Durant Public 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?
Durant Public 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 Durant Public School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.