Yazoo City Municipal School District
For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public middle school in Yazoo City Municipal School District, serving 500 students. Public middle school in Yazoo City Municipal School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Mississippi public middle school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 36% statewide average). This district's average middle testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Mississippi public middle school average of 50% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Mississippi public middle school average of 14:1.
|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||1 School||292 Schools|
|# of Students||500 Students||146,637 Students|
|# of Teachers||39 Teachers||10,183 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||14:1|
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 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||n/a||1,472 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||2 Students||1,167 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||1 Student||4,695 Students|
|% Hispanic Students||n/a|
|# of Black Students||491 Students||63,063 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||4 Students||73,681 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||60 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||2 Students||2,499 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||455|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||3,784|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||3,640|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||3,600|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||3,680|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||4,512|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||7,809|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||163||24,333|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||149||36,060|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||177||35,800|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||5,731|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||5,212|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||5,092|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||4,918|
|# of Ungraded Students:||11||2,011|
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 Middle 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
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