Lauderdale Co Dist School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Lauderdale Co Dist School District serving 5,848 students in Meridian, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 57%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Lauderdale Co Dist School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Meridian Clarkdale Middle School
    7000 Highway 145
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)693-4463

    Grades: 5-8 | 347 students
  • Meridian Lauderdale Co Educational & Skills
    915 Hwy 19 North
    Meridian, MS 39307
    (601)581-3518

    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale Elementary School
    6750 Newell Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)485-4882

    Grades: K-4 | 816 students
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale High School
    702 Briarwood Road
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)679-8523

    Grades: 9-12 | 614 students
  • Meridian Northeast Lauderdale Middle School
    7763 Highway 39 North
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)483-3532

    Grades: 5-8 | 665 students
  • Meridian Southeast Lauderdale Elementary School
    2362 A Long Creek Road
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)486-2500

    Grades: K-4 | 495 students
  • Meridian Southeast Lauderdale High School
    2362 Longcreek Raod
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)483-5501

    Grades: 9-12 | 414 students
  • Meridian Southeast Lauderdale Middle School
    2535 Old Highway 19 S.e.
    Meridian, MS 39301
    (601)485-5751

    Grades: 5-8 | 417 students
  • Meridian West Lauderdale Elementary School
    10350 Highway 495
    Meridian, MS 39305
    (601)737-2279

    Grades: K-4 | 750 students
  • Collinsville West Lauderdale High School
    9916 West Lauderdale Road
    Collinsville, MS 39325
    (601)737-2277

    Grades: 9-12 | 633 students
  • Collinsville West Lauderdale Middle School
    9916a West Lauderdale Road
    Collinsville, MS 39325
    (601)737-8689

    Grades: 5-8 | 682 students

Overview

School District NameLauderdale Co Dist School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,848 students
# of Teachers392 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students3,038 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,810 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.47
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students55 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students134 students
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students1,931 students
% Black Students
33%
# of White Students3,723 students
% White Students
64%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% 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:345
# of Students in 1st Grade:409
# of Students in 2nd Grade:389
# of Students in 3rd Grade:418
# of Students in 4th Grade:454
# of Students in 5th Grade:490
# of Students in 6th Grade:563
# of Students in 7th Grade:504
# of Students in 8th Grade:536
# of Students in 9th Grade:424
# of Students in 10th Grade:452
# of Students in 11th Grade:414
# of Students in 12th Grade:361
# of Ungraded Students:89

District Comparison

  • Lauderdale Co Dist School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 86% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lauderdale Co Dist 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lauderdale Co Dist 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lauderdale Co Dist School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,784 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,412. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,435 is less than the state average of $10,443. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$53 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lauderdale Co Dist School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$50 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Lauderdale Co Dist School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,784$10,412
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lauderdale Co Dist School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,435$10,443
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lauderdale Co Dist School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Lauderdale Co Dist School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.47, which is higher than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Northeast Lauderdale Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.