Yazoo City Municipal School District

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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.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Yazoo City Municipal School District are Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School, Mccoy Elementary School and Webster Street Elementary School. Overall testing 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 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.

Overview

School District NameYazoo City Municipal School District
School District Phone Number(662) 746-2125
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MS)
# of Schools3 Schools657 Schools
# of Students1,855 Students329,490 Students
# of Teachers112 Teachers20,424 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

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 DataThis School DistrictState Average (MS)
Overall Testing Rank
#144 out of 150 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Yazoo City Municipal   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yazoo City Municipal   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yazoo City Municipal   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-74%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Yazoo City Municipal   School District and public school graduation rate of MS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.050.58
# of American Indian Students2 Students2,470 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students13 Students3,314 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students4 Students12,803 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
4%
# of Black Students1,810 Students155,741 Students
% Black Students
97%
47%
# of White Students13 Students146,367 Students
% White Students
1%
44%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a228 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students13 Students8,567 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:204,977
# of Students in Kindergarten:21335,473
# of Students in 1st Grade:21936,605
# of Students in 2nd Grade:18136,620
# of Students in 3rd Grade:23338,169
# of Students in 4th Grade:21639,092
# of Students in 5th Grade:23639,023
# of Students in 6th Grade:16335,974
# of Students in 7th Grade:14925,426
# of Students in 8th Grade:17724,937
# 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:485,128

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 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MS)
Total Revenue$20 MM$22 MM
This chart display total revenue of Yazoo City Municipal   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$18 MM$21 MM
This chart display total spending of Yazoo City Municipal   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,431$10,773
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Yazoo City Municipal   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,577$10,428
This chart display average spending per public school student in Yazoo City Municipal   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Yazoo City Municipal School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    209 W. 5th St
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-2904

    Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
  • Mccoy Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1835 School Dr
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-5800

    Grades: 2-5 | 895 students
  • Webster Street Elementary School
    622 E.4th St.
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-4093

    Grades: PK-1 | 460 students
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