Lauderdale County School District

  • 410 CONSTITUTION AVE
  • MERIDIAN, MS 39302
  • (601) 693-1683
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate64.3%63.9%
Dropout Rate3.5%4.6%
Per Pupil Spending$6,987$7,705
Students Per Teacher15.314.7
Number of Schools12-
Number of Students6,677-
Number of (FTE) Teachers435-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment6,67715.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students100
Kindergarten Students491
1st Grade Students562
2nd Grade Students501
3rd Grade Students506
4th Grade Students532
5th Grade Students503
6th Grade Students492
7th Grade Students513
8th Grade Students487
9th Grade Students531
10th Grade Students492
11th Grade Students460
12th Grade Students395
Ungraded Students170
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native5
Asian or Pacific Islander27
Hispanic101
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,998
White (Non-Hispanic)4,596
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male3,481
Female3,258

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers43515.3
Prekindergarten Teachers7-
Kindergarten Teachers22-
Elementary Teachers161-
Secondary Teachers178-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes68-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides97
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors7
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors19
Elementary6
Secondary3
Other9
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians10
Library Support Staff4
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff289
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators8
LEA Administrative Support Staff24
School Administrators19
School Administrative Support Staff25
Student Support Services30
Other Support Services Staff183

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$51,479,000-
Total Local Revenues$13,332,00025.9%
Property Tax$10,415,00020.2%
Other School Systems$18,0000.03%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$41,0000.08%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$75,0000.1%
School Lunch$894,0001.7%
District Activity Receipts$403,0000.8%
Other Sales and Services$467,0000.9%
Rents and Royalties$187,0000.4%
Sale of Property$24,0000.05%
Interest Earnings$573,0001.1%
Private Contributions$58,0000.1%
Miscellaneous$177,0000.3%
Total State Revenues$32,725,00063.6%
General Formula Assistance$31,263,00060.7%
Special Education Programs$13,0000.03%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$343,0000.7%
Vocational Education Programs$464,0000.9%
School Lunch Programs$14,0000.03%
Other Programs$628,0001.2%
Total Federal Revenues$5,422,00010.5%
Through State - Title I$1,189,0002.3%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,730,0003.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$34,0000.07%
Through State - Title V, Part A$6,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$63,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,656,0003.2%
Through State - Other$667,0001.3%
Direct - Impact Aid$38,0000.07%
Direct - Other$39,0000.08%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$46,406,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$29,552,00063.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$14,249,00030.7%
Student Support$2,283,0004.4%
Instructional Staff Support$1,117,0002.2%
General Administration Support$844,0001.6%
School Administration Support$2,586,0005.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$3,707,0007.2%
Student Transportation Support$2,656,0005.2%
Other Support Services$1,056,0002.1%
Total Other Expenditures$2,605,0005.6%
Food Services$2,489,0004.8%
Other Services$116,0000.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 64.3%
Total Diploma Count 361
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 49
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12683.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Lauderdale County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 12
  • Students: 6,677
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 435
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CLARKDALE ATTENDANCE CENTER SCHOOL
7000 Hwy 145
Meridian, MS
Public | PK-12
273 16.4

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CLARKDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7000 Hwy 145
Meridian, MS
Public | PK-4
420 17.5

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CLARKDALE HIGH SCHOOL
7000 Hwy 145
Meridian, MS
Public | 9-12
312 14.0

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NORTHEAST LAUDERDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6750 Newell Rd
Meridian, MS
Public | PK-4
964 13.6

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NORTHEAST LAUDERDALE HIGH SCHOOL
702 Briarwood Rd
Meridian, MS
Public | 9-12
620 15.1

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NORTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
7763 Hwy 39 North
Meridian, MS
Public | 5-8
691 13.5

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SOUTHEAST ATTENDANCE CENTER SCHOOL
2362 Longcreek Raod
Meridian, MS
Public | 9-12
414 16.9

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SOUTHEAST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2362 A Long Creek Rd
Meridian, MS
Public | PK-4
535 15.2

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SOUTHEAST MIDDLE SCHOOL
2535 Old Hwy 19 S.e.
Meridian, MS
Public | 5-8
433 16.0

3 out of 5
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WEST LAUDERDALE ATTENDANCE CENTER SCHOOL
9916a West Lauderdale Rd
Collinsville, MS
Public | 5-12
630 16.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
WEST LAUDERDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
10350 Hwy 495
Meridian, MS
Public | PK-4
834 18.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WEST LAUDERDALE HIGH SCHOOL
9916 West Lauderdale Rd
Collinsville, MS
Public | 9-12
613 16.5

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