Holmes County School District (Mississippi)

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The Holmes County School District is a public school district based in Lexington, Mississippi (USA). The district covers most of Holmes County, although a portion of Durant is served by the Durant Public School District.

Schools[edit]

Demographics[edit]

2006-07 school year[edit]

There were a total of 3,508 students enrolled in the Holmes County School District during the 2006-2007 school year. The gender makeup of the district was 50% female and 50% male. The racial makeup of the district was 99.86% African American, 0.06% White, and 0.09% Asian.[1] 93.2% of the district's students were eligible to receive free lunch.[2]

Previous school years[edit]

In 1968 there were 771 white students in the county school system. Desegregation occurred in 1969, and that year the white student population decreased to 228. In 1970 no white students were enrolled.[3]

School Year Enrollment Gender Makeup Racial Makeup
Female Male Asian African
American
Hispanic Native
American
White
2005-06[1] 3,479 50% 50% 0.03% 99.98% 0.09% 0.06%
2004-05[1] 3,557 50% 50% 0.11% 99.63% 0.06% 0.20%
2003-04[1] 3,557 50% 50% 0.03% 99.86% 0.06% 0.06%
2002-03[4] 3,653 50% 50% 0.03% 99.95% 0.03%

Accountability statistics[edit]

2006-07[5] 2005-06[6] 2004-05[7] 2003-04[8] 2002-03[9]
District Accreditation Status Probation Probation Advised Accredited Accredited
School Performance Classifications
Level 5 (Superior Performing) Schools 0 0 0 0 0
Level 4 (Exemplary) Schools 0 0 1 2 0
Level 3 (Successful) Schools 3 2 1 2 5
Level 2 (Under Performing) Schools 1 4 3 2 1
Level 1 (Low Performing) Schools 3 0 1 0 0
Not Assigned 0 0 0 0 0

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Mississippi Assessment and Accountability Reporting System". Office of Research and Statistics, Mississippi Department of Education. Archived from the original on 2007-03-23. 
  2. ^ "2006-07 State, District, and School Enrollment by Race/Gender with Poverty Data" (XLS). Mississippi Department of Education. 2008-01-16. Retrieved 2008-05-18. [dead link]
  3. ^ Ballmer, Randall (2014-05-27). "The Real Origins of the Religious Right". Politico. Retrieved 2017-03-21. 
  4. ^ "Mississippi Report Card for 2002-2003". Office of Educational Accountability, Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-02. Archived from the original on 2007-08-12. Retrieved 2007-08-31. 
  5. ^ "2007 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2007-09-13. Archived from the original (PDF) 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 (PDF) on 2007-02-17. Retrieved 2007-06-07. 
  7. ^ "2005 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2005-09-09. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-12-13. Retrieved 2007-06-07. 
  8. ^ "2004 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-26. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-06-07. 
  9. ^ "2003 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2003-11-21. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-12-11. Retrieved 2007-06-07. 

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