Wilkinson County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Wilkinson County School District, serving 1,195 students.
  • Public school in Wilkinson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Mississippi public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 35% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Mississippi.
  • The top ranked public schools in Wilkinson County School District are Wilkinson County Elementary School, Wilkinson County High School and William Winans Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public school average of 56% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Mississippi public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameWilkinson County School District
School District Phone Number(601)888-3582
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools5 Schools1,068 Schools
# of Students1,195 Students480,718 Students
# of Teachers77 Teachers31,216 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • Wilkinson County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 150 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 55-59% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilkinson 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 Wilkinson 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 Rate75-79%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wilkinson County   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.030.58
# of American Indian Studentsn/a3,552 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a5,156 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students17,921 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
4%
# of Black Students1,176 Students232,162 Students
% Black Students
98%
48%
# of White Students10 Students211,371 Students
% White Students
1%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a306 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students10,250 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 5,730
# of Students in Kindergarten:7636,264
# of Students in 1st Grade:9936,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:8136,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10238,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:9539,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:9939,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:8635,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:7436,060
# of Students in 8th Grade:10035,800
# of Students in 9th Grade:8135,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:8234,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:10832,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:7031,047
# of Ungraded Students:427,621

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,259 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,995. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,773 is less than the state average of $10,910. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$13 MM$21 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wilkinson County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$13 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Wilkinson County   School District and average spending for each school distric in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,259$10,995
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wilkinson County   School District and average revenue per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,773$10,910
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wilkinson County   School District and average spending per public school student in MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Wilkinson County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Finch Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1125 South Crosby Street
    Centreville, MS 39631
    (601)645-5081

    Grades: K-5 | 271 students
  • Martin L King Career Technology Vocational School
    1106 Highway 24 East, Post Off
    Woodville, MS 39669
    (601)888-4394

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Wilkinson County Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    522 Pond Pinckneyville
    Woodville, MS 39669
    (601)888-4331

    Grades: K-5 | 303 students
  • Wilkinson County High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    522 Pond Pinckneyville Pond Ro
    Woodville, MS 39669
    (601)888-4228

    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
  • William Winans Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    166 East Cherokee
    Centreville, MS 39631
    (601)645-0008

    Grades: 6-8 | 263 students
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