WAYNE CO DIST School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by WAYNE CO DIST School District serving 3,295 students in Waynesboro, Mississippi.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi state average of 57%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

WAYNE CO DIST School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Waynesboro Beat Four Elementary School
    5090 Hwy. 84
    Waynesboro, MS 39367
    (601)735-2124

    Grades: K-8 | 413 students
  • Buckatunna Buckatunna Elementary School
    11 Buckatunna Mt. Zion Rd.
    Buckatunna, MS 39322
    (601)648-2501

    Grades: K-8 | 407 students
  • Clara Clara Elementary School
    40 Clara School Rd
    Clara, MS 39324
    (601)735-2065

    Grades: K-8 | 474 students
  • Waynesboro Wayne Co Career & Technical Vocational School
    800 Collins Street
    Waynesboro, MS 39367
    (601)735-5036

    Grades: M | n/a students
  • Waynesboro Wayne County High School
    1325 Azalea Drive
    Waynesboro, MS 39367
    (601)735-2851

    Grades: 9-12 | 946 students
  • Waynesboro Waynesboro Elementary School
    1022 Azalea Drive
    Waynesboro, MS 39367
    (601)735-2205

    Grades: PK-4 | 614 students
  • Waynesboro Waynesboro Middle School
    155 Wayne Street
    Waynesboro, MS 39367
    (601)735-3159

    Grades: 5-8 | 441 students

Overview

School District NameWAYNE CO DIST School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,295 students
# of Teachers240 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students1,638 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,657 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.51
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students8 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students43 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students1,855 students
% Black Students
56%
# of White Students1,370 students
% White Students
42%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students17 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:19
# of Students in Kindergarten:279
# of Students in 1st Grade:243
# of Students in 2nd Grade:232
# of Students in 3rd Grade:259
# of Students in 4th Grade:272
# of Students in 5th Grade:259
# of Students in 6th Grade:209
# of Students in 7th Grade:242
# of Students in 8th Grade:231
# of Students in 9th Grade:255
# of Students in 10th Grade:240
# of Students in 11th Grade:231
# of Students in 12th Grade:210
# of Ungraded Students:114

District Comparison

  • WAYNE CO DIST 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 79% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WAYNE 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
79%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of WAYNE 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 $10,851 is higher 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 $8,777 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$39 MM$20 MM
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Spending$32 MM$20 MM
This chart display total spending of WAYNE 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$10,851$10,412
This chart display average revenue per public school student in WAYNE 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$8,777$10,443
This chart display average spending per public school student in WAYNE 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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WAYNE CO DIST School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the Mississippi average of 0.58. The most diverse school in the district is Wayne County High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Mississippi or national school diversity statistics.