Yazoo City Municipal School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public high school in Yazoo City Municipal School District, serving 563 students. Public high school in Yazoo City Municipal School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Mississippi public high school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 38% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Mississippi.
The top ranked public high school in Yazoo City Municipal School District is Yazoo City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
public high school in Yazoo City Municipal School District have a Graduation Rate of 72%, which is less than the Mississippi average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Yazoo City High School, with 70-74% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Mississippi or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public high school average of 52% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the Mississippi public high 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 Schools1 School251 Schools
# of Students563 Students159,946 Students
# of Teachers28 Teachers10,170 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1

District Comparison

Yazoo City Municipal School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 147 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
0.020.56
# of American Indian Studentsn/a959 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a1,633 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students1 Student4,878 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
3%
# of Black Students557 Students73,205 Students
% Black Students
99%
46%
# of White Students2 Students77,401 Students
% White Students
n/a
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a71 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3 Students1,799 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 243
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,747
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,651
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,688
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,763
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,841
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 1,910
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 2,131
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 5,401
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 5,525
# of Students in 9th Grade:16335,864
# of Students in 10th Grade:12934,503
# of Students in 11th Grade:12632,346
# of Students in 12th Grade:12731,047
# of Ungraded Students:182,286

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 High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Yazoo City High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1825 Dr. Martin Luther King Dr
    Yazoo City, MS 39194
    (662) 746-2378

    Grades: 9-12 | 563 students
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