Yazoo County School District

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The Yazoo County School District is a public school district headquartered in Yazoo City, Mississippi (USA).[1]

The district serves most of Yazoo County, including the town of Bentonia, the villages of Eden and Satartia, and rural areas.

Schools[edit]

All schools are in unincorporated areas.

  • Yazoo County High School
  • Yazoo County Junior High School
  • Bentonia Gibbs Elementary School
  • Linwood Elementary School

Demographics[edit]

2007-08 school year[edit]

There were a total of 1,763 students enrolled in the Yazoo County School District during the 2007-2008 school year. The gender makeup of the district was 48% female and 52% male. The racial makeup of the district was 52.13% African American, 47.14% White, 0.28% Hispanic, and 0.44% Asian.[2]

Previous school years[edit]

School Year Enrollment Gender Makeup Racial Makeup
Female Male Asian African
American
Hispanic Native
American
White
2006-07[2] 1,800 48% 52% 0.50% 52.78% 0.44% 46.28%
2005-06[2] 1,875 49% 51% 0.64% 53.28% 0.27% 0.05% 45.76%
2004-05[2] 1,865 49% 51% 0.32% 53.94% 0.27% 45.47%
2003-04[2] 1,873 49% 51% 0.43% 55.53% 0.27% 43.78%
2002-03[3] 1,811 49% 51% 0.39% 55.66% 0.39% 43.57%

Accountability statistics[edit]

2007-08[4] 2006-07[5] 2005-06[6] 2004-05[7] 2003-04[8] 2002-03[9]
District Accreditation Status Accredited Accredited Accredited Accredited Accredited Accredited
School Performance Classifications
Level 5 (Superior Performing) Schools No School
Performance
Classifications
Assigned
1 1 1 1 0
Level 4 (Exemplary) Schools 1 0 0 0 1
Level 3 (Successful) Schools 2 3 3 3 2
Level 2 (Under Performing) Schools 0 0 0 0 0
Level 1 (Low Performing) Schools 0 0 0 0 0
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0

School uniforms[edit]

All students are required to wear school uniforms.[10]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Welcome to Yazoo County School District." Yazoo County School District. Retrieved on September 4, 2009.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Mississippi Assessment and Accountability Reporting System". Office of Research and Statistics, Mississippi Department of Education. 
  3. ^ "Mississippi Report Card for 2002-2003" (PDF). Office of Educational Accountability, Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-02. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  4. ^ "2008 Results" (XLS). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2007-10-09. Retrieved 2007-10-24. 
  5. ^ "2007 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2007-09-13. Archived from the original on 2007-11-27. Retrieved 2007-09-15. 
  6. ^ "2006 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2006-09-06. Archived from the original on 2007-02-17. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  7. ^ "2005 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2005-09-09. Archived from the original on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  8. ^ "2004 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-26. Archived from the original on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  9. ^ "2003 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2003-11-21. Archived from the original on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  10. ^ "Yazoo County School District Uniform Policy." Yazoo County School District. Retrieved on September 4, 2009.

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