Kosciusko School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,419 students in Kosciusko School District. Kosciusko School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Kosciusko School District are Kosciusko Middle School, Kosciusko Senior High School and Kosciusko Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Kosciusko School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameKosciusko School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ksd.k12.ms.us
School District Phone Number(662) 289-4771
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools6 Schools1,067 Schools
# of Students2,419 Students480,606 Students
# of Teachers150 Teachers31,208 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

Kosciusko 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 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#54 out of 150 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kosciusko   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kosciusko   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)
43%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kosciusko   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
80-84%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kosciusko   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.540.58
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students23 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students71 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
4%
# of Black Students1,305 Students232,056 Students
% Black Students
54%
48%
# of White Students1,005 Students211,366 Students
% White Students
42%
44%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students11 Students10,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1365,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:16236,253
# of Students in 1st Grade:14736,587
# of Students in 2nd Grade:19736,610
# of Students in 3rd Grade:18738,135
# of Students in 4th Grade:20239,071
# of Students in 5th Grade:17839,005
# of Students in 6th Grade:19635,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:19136,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:17835,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:16635,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:15734,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:15232,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:15831,047
# of Ungraded Students:127,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $8,382 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 $7,951 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$20 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kosciusko   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$19 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Kosciusko   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$8,382$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kosciusko   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$7,951$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kosciusko   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.

Kosciusko School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Kosciusko Middle School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    233 South Wells
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-4653

    Grades: 2-3 | 388 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Kosciusko Senior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    415 Veterans Memorial Drive
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-2424

    Grades: 9-12 | 634 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Kosciusko Junior High School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    317 East Jefferson Street
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-3737

    Grades: 6-8 | 567 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Kosciusko Upper Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    120 4th Avenue
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-2264

    Grades: 4-5 | 383 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Kosciusko Alternative School Alternative School
    229 West Washington St.
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-1188

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.109 Veterans Memorial Drive
    Kosciusko, MS 39090
    (662) 289-3364

    Grades: PK-1 | 447 students
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