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Overview

School District NameGeorge County School District
School District Websitehttp://gcsd.schooldesk.net
School District Phone Number(601) 947-6993
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools9 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students4,149 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers247 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • George 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 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank#67 out of 150 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of George County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George 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)
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George 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
83%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of George County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.270.58
# of American Indian Students15 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students23 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students123 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
4%
# of Black Students352 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
8%
48%
# of White Students3,530 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
85%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students105 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:385,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:30736,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:34336,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:36336,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:33738,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:31239,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:31739,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:28035,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:31036,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:27835,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:26835,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:32234,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:28732,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:26531,047
# of Ungraded Students:1227,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,084 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,830 is less than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$34 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of George 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$33 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of George 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$8,084$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in George 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$7,830$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in George 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.

George County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    14159 Hwy 26 West
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-2429

    Grades: K-6 | 611 students
  • George County High School Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    9284 Hwy 63s
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-3116

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,153 student
  • Rocky Creek Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2183 Rocky Creek Road
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-3886

    Grades: PK-6 | 453 students
  • George County Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    330 Church Street
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-3106

    Grades: 7-8 | 600 students
  • Agricola Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    6165 Hwy 613 S
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-8447

    Grades: PK-6 | 518 students
  • Lt Taylor Intermediate School Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    159 Mable St
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-6065

    Grades: 3-6 | 307 students
  • Benndale Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5204 Hwy 26 West
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 766-6341

    Grades: K-6 | 199 students
  • Lc Hatcher Elementary School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    689 Church St
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-3110

    Grades: K-3 | 308 students
  • Alternative School Alternative School
    330 Church Street
    Lucedale, MS 39452
    (601) 947-6993

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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