Leake County School District

  • 123 MAIN ST
  • CARTHAGE, MS 39051
  • (601) 267-4579
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate56.2%63.9%
Dropout Rate3.6%4.6%
Per Pupil Spending$7,074$7,705
Students Per Teacher14.814.7
Number of Schools8-
Number of Students3,268-
Number of (FTE) Teachers221-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment3,26814.8
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students20
Kindergarten Students266
1st Grade Students293
2nd Grade Students263
3rd Grade Students289
4th Grade Students280
5th Grade Students246
6th Grade Students223
7th Grade Students239
8th Grade Students236
9th Grade Students279
10th Grade Students236
11th Grade Students214
12th Grade Students196
Ungraded Students74
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native36
Asian or Pacific Islander15
Hispanic169
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,942
White (Non-Hispanic)1,182
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,813
Female1,541

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers22114.8
Prekindergarten Teachers3-
Kindergarten Teachers13-
Elementary Teachers80-
Secondary Teachers95-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes31-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides79
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors6
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors15
Elementary3
Secondary5
Other8
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians6
Library Support Staff2
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff150
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators6
LEA Administrative Support Staff14
School Administrators12
School Administrative Support Staff13
Student Support Services22
Other Support Services Staff83

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$25,443,000-
Total Local Revenues$5,049,00019.8%
Property Tax$3,801,00014.9%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$10,0000.04%
School Lunch$325,0001.3%
District Activity Receipts$250,0001.0%
Other Sales and Services$7,0000.03%
Rents and Royalties$67,0000.3%
Sale of Property$7,0000.03%
Interest Earnings$550,0002.2%
Private Contributions$8,0000.03%
Miscellaneous$24,0000.09%
Total State Revenues$15,950,00062.7%
General Formula Assistance$15,322,00060.2%
Special Education Programs$25,0000.10%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$176,0000.7%
Vocational Education Programs$247,0001.0%
School Lunch Programs$9,0000.04%
Other Programs$171,0000.7%
Total Federal Revenues$4,444,00017.5%
Through State - Title I$1,373,0005.4%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$677,0002.7%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$10,0000.04%
Through State - Title V, Part A$132,0000.5%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$60,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$30,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,346,0005.3%
Through State - Other$540,0002.1%
Direct - Other$276,0001.1%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$23,330,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$13,297,00057.0%
Total Support Services Expenditures$8,324,00035.7%
Student Support$1,249,0004.9%
Instructional Staff Support$1,153,0004.5%
General Administration Support$1,308,0005.1%
School Administration Support$1,452,0005.7%
Operation and Maintenance Support$1,777,0007.0%
Student Transportation Support$1,131,0004.4%
Other Support Services$254,0001.0%
Total Other Expenditures$1,709,0007.3%
Food Services$1,650,0006.5%
Other Services$59,0000.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 56.2%
Total Diploma Count 146
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 32
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12313.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Leake County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 8
  • Students: 3,268
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 221
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CARTHAGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
603 Hwy 16 West
Carthage, MS
Public | KG-5
915 17.8

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CARTHAGE HIGH SCHOOL
704 North Jordan St
Carthage, MS
Public | 9-12
469 16.1

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CARTHAGE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
801 Martin Luther King Dr
Carthage, MS
Public | 6-8
387 14.1

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EDINBURG ATTENDANCE CENTER SCHOOL
673 Mars Hill Rd
Carthage, MS
Public | KG-12
581 17.5

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LEAKE COUNTY VOCATIONAL CENTER SCHOOL
703 Northwest St
Carthage, MS
Public | 9-12
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SOUTH LEAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1280 School St
Walnut Grove, MS
Public | KG-6
355 15.3

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SOUTH LEAKE HIGH SCHOOL
220 Spruce St
Walnut Grove, MS
Public | 7-12
284 13.2

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THOMASTOWN ATTENDANCE CENTER SCHOOL
7100 Hwy 429
Carthage, MS
Public | PK-12
363 13.3

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