Yazoo City Municipal School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Yazoo City Municipal School District, serving 1,855 students. Public elementary schools in Yazoo City Municipal School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Mississippi public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 11% (versus the 40% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Mississippi public elementary school average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Yazoo City Municipal School District|
|School District Phone Number||(662) 746-2125|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MS)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||657 Schools|
|# of Students||1,855 Students||329,490 Students|
|# of Teachers||112 Teachers||20,424 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||16:1|
Yazoo City Municipal School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 148 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 70-74% has increased from 61% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#144 out of 150 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||2,470 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||13 Students||3,314 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||4 Students||12,803 Students|
|% Hispanic Students||n/a|
|# of Black Students||1,810 Students||155,741 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||13 Students||146,367 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||228 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||13 Students||8,567 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||20||4,977|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||213||35,473|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||219||36,605|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||181||36,620|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||233||38,169|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||216||39,092|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||236||39,023|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||163||35,974|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||149||25,426|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||177||24,937|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||2,132|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||2,079|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||1,978|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||1,877|
|# of Ungraded Students:||48||5,128|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $8,431 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 $7,577 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 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MS)|
|Total Revenue||$20 MM||$22 MM|
|Spending||$18 MM||$21 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$8,431||$10,773|
|Revenue / Student||$7,577||$10,428|
Yazoo City Municipal School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School 209 W. 5th St
Yazoo City, MS 39194
Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
- Mccoy Elementary School 1835 School Dr
Yazoo City, MS 39194
Grades: 2-5 | 895 students
- Webster Street Elementary School622 E.4th St.
Yazoo City, MS 39194
Grades: PK-1 | 460 students
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