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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,263 students in Monroe County School District. Monroe County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County School District are Smithville High School, Hamilton High School and Hatley High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Monroe County School District have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameMonroe County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.mcsd.us
School District Phone Number(662) 257-2176
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools5 Schools1,067 Schools
# of Students2,263 Students480,606 Students
# of Teachers180 Teachers31,208 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

Monroe County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#32 out of 150 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Monroe County   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monroe 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)
51%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monroe 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
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monroe 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
0.160.58
# of American Indian Studentsn/a3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students5 Students5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students9 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
4%
# of Black Students168 Students232,056 Students
% Black Students
8%
48%
# of White Students2,064 Students211,366 Students
% White Students
91%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students17 Students10,249 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 5,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:16336,253
# of Students in 1st Grade:14936,587
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17036,610
# of Students in 3rd Grade:18738,135
# of Students in 4th Grade:18139,071
# of Students in 5th Grade:19539,005
# of Students in 6th Grade:17935,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:19536,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:17235,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:16035,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:19334,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:16932,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:12931,047
# of Ungraded Students:217,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,314 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 $8,961 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$21 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe 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$20 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe 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$9,314$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe 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$8,961$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe 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.

Monroe County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Smithville High School Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    60017 Hwy 23
    Smithville, MS 38870
    (662) 651-4276

    Grades: PK-12 | 528 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Hamilton High School Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    40201 Hamilton Road
    Hamilton, MS 39746
    (662) 343-8307

    Grades: PK-12 | 646 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hatley High School Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    60286 Hatley Road
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-4563

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,089 student
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Monroe County Advanced Learning Center Alternative School
    52251 Highway 25 South
    Amory, MS 38821
    (662) 256-2495

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Monroe County Vocational Technical Vocational School
    50057 Airport Road
    Aberdeen, MS 39730
    (662) 369-7845

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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