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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by TUNICA COUNTY School District serving 2,095 students in Tunica, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 57%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

TUNICA COUNTY School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Tunica David Williams Junior Career &tech Cnt Vocational School
    2400 Us Highway 61 N.
    Tunica, MS 38676
    (662)363-2051

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Dundee Dundee Elementary School
    12910 Old Highway 61 South
    Dundee, MS 38626
    (662)363-1810

    Grades: PK-5 | 214 students
  • Robinsonville Robinsonville Elementary School
    7743 Old Hwy 61 N
    Robinsonville, MS 38664
    (662)357-1077

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Tunica Rosa Fort High School
    1100 Rosa Fort Drive
    Tunica, MS 38676
    (662)363-1343

    Grades: 9-12 | 527 students
  • Tunica Tunica Elementary School
    690 School Street
    Tunica, MS 38676
    (662)363-1442

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Tunica Tunica Middle School
    2486 Us Hwy 61 N
    Tunica, MS 38676
    (662)363-4224

    Grades: 6-8 | 453 students

Overview

School District NameTUNICA COUNTY School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,095 students
# of Teachers139 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,063 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,032 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.06
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students18 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students2,029 students
% Black Students
97%
# of White Students32 students
% White Students
2%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students10 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:100
# of Students in Kindergarten:151
# of Students in 1st Grade:155
# of Students in 2nd Grade:186
# of Students in 3rd Grade:206
# of Students in 4th Grade:157
# of Students in 5th Grade:142
# of Students in 6th Grade:167
# of Students in 7th Grade:125
# of Students in 8th Grade:150
# of Students in 9th Grade:158
# of Students in 10th Grade:146
# of Students in 11th Grade:107
# of Students in 12th Grade:108
# of Ungraded Students:37

District Comparison

  • TUNICA COUNTY School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 85-89% has increased from 55-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TUNICA 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TUNICA 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of TUNICA COUNTY 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 $11,387 is higher than the state average of $10,412. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,561 is higher than the state average of $10,443. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$26 MM$20 MM
This chart display total revenue of TUNICA COUNTY School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$24 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of TUNICA COUNTY School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,387$10,412
This chart display average revenue per public school student in TUNICA COUNTY School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,561$10,443
This chart display average spending per public school student in TUNICA COUNTY 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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TUNICA COUNTY School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.06, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Dundee Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.