Pontotoc Co Dist School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Pontotoc Co Dist School District serving 3,667 students in Ecru, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi state average of 57%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Pontotoc Co Dist School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ecru North Pontotoc Elementary School
    8324 Hwy 15 North
    Ecru, MS 38841
    (662)489-5613

    Grades: K-4 | 784 students
  • Ecru North Pontotoc High School
    8324 Hwy 15 North
    Ecru, MS 38841
    (662)489-5612

    Grades: 7-12 | 831 students
  • Ecru North Pontotoc Upper Elementary School
    1620 Old Highway 15
    Ecru, MS 38841
    (662)489-2295

    Grades: 5-6 | 303 students
  • Pontotoc Pontotoc Co Alternative Program Alternative School
    354 Center Ridge Drive
    Pontotoc, MS 38863
    (662)489-4812

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Pontotoc Pontotoc Ridge Career & Technical Cnt. Vocational School
    354 Center Ridge Drive
    Pontotoc, MS 38863
    (662)489-1826

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Pontotoc South Pontotoc Elementary School
    1523 South Pontotoc Road
    Pontotoc, MS 38863
    (662)489-5941

    Grades: K-5 | 834 students
  • Pontotoc South Pontotoc High School
    1523 South Pontotoc Road
    Pontotoc, MS 38863
    (662)489-5925

    Grades: 9-12 | 479 students
  • Pontotoc South Pontotoc Middle School
    1523 South Pontotoc Road
    Pontotoc, MS 38863
    (662)489-3476

    Grades: 6-8 | 436 students

Overview

School District NamePontotoc Co Dist School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,667 students
# of Teachers230 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,883 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,784 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.37
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students365 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students389 students
% Black Students
11%
# of White Students2,869 students
% White Students
78%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students27 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:319
# of Students in 1st Grade:304
# of Students in 2nd Grade:274
# of Students in 3rd Grade:300
# of Students in 4th Grade:260
# of Students in 5th Grade:257
# of Students in 6th Grade:321
# of Students in 7th Grade:298
# of Students in 8th Grade:318
# of Students in 9th Grade:250
# of Students in 10th Grade:258
# of Students in 11th Grade:255
# of Students in 12th Grade:177
# of Ungraded Students:76

District Comparison

  • Pontotoc 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 81% has decreased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pontotoc 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)
35%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pontotoc 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
81%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pontotoc 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 $7,265 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 $7,486 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$25 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pontotoc Co Dist School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$26 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of Pontotoc 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$7,265$10,412
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pontotoc 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$7,486$10,443
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pontotoc 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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Did You Know?
Pontotoc Co Dist School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.37, which is higher than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is North Pontotoc Upper Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.