Quitman County School District

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The Quitman County School District is a public school district based in Marks, Mississippi (USA).[1] The district's boundaries parallel that of Quitman County.The District's High School ranks 189th out of 237 High Schools in Mississippi.

Schools[edit]

Demographics[edit]

2006-07 school year[edit]

There were a total of 1,490 students enrolled in the Quitman County School District during the 2006-2007 school year. The gender makeup of the district was 49% female and 51% male. The racial makeup of the district was 97.92% African American, 1.81% White, and 0.27% Hispanic.[2] 99.9% of the district's students were eligible to receive free lunch.[3]

Previous school years[edit]

School Year Enrollment Gender Makeup Racial Makeup
Female Male Asian African
American
Hispanic Native
American
White
2005-06[2] 1,549 49% 51% 96.77% 0.71% 2.52%
2004-05[2] 1,586 49% 51% 97.23% 0.63% 0.06% 2.08%
2003-04[2] 1,604 48% 52% 97.57% 0.75% 1.68%
2002-03[4] 1,596 49% 51% 0.06% 97.93% 0.50% 0.06% 1.44%

Accountability statistics[edit]

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

School uniforms[edit]

On August 6, 2003, as per the school board's decision, school uniforms began to be mandatory for students at Quitman County Middle School[10] On August 11, 2003, uniforms became mandatory at Quitman County Elementary.[11] Strict enforcement at both schools began in January 2004.[10][11]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Home Archived May 21, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.." Quitman County School District. Retrieved on September 20, 2010. "Quitman County School District P.O. Drawer E / 310 Pecan Street Marks, MS 38646."
  2. ^ a b c d "Mississippi Assessment and Accountability Reporting System". Office of Research and Statistics, Mississippi Department of Education. Archived from the original on March 23, 2007. 
  3. ^ "2006-07 State, District, and School Enrollment by Race/Gender with Poverty Data" (XLS). Mississippi Department of Education. 2008-01-16. Retrieved 2008-05-19. 
  4. ^ "Mississippi Report Card for 2002-2003". Office of Educational Accountability, Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-02. Archived from the original on August 12, 2007. 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 November 27, 2007. 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 February 17, 2007. Retrieved 2007-06-17. 
  7. ^ "2005 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2005-09-09. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 13, 2006. Retrieved 2007-06-17. 
  8. ^ "2004 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2004-09-26. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 5, 2007. Retrieved 2007-06-17. 
  9. ^ "2003 Results" (PDF). Mississippi Statewide Accountability System. Mississippi Department of Education. 2003-11-21. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 11, 2006. Retrieved 2007-06-17. 
  10. ^ a b "Student Handbook Archived July 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.." Quitman County School District. 2008-2009. 39 (46/57). Retrieved on September 20, 2010.
  11. ^ a b "Student Handbook Archived July 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.." Quitman County School District. 2008-2009. 36 (43/57). Retrieved on September 20, 2010.

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