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Jefferson Davis County High School

Traditional Public School

891 Bass Burkett Rd

Bassfield, MS 39421

601-943-5391

Overview

Jefferson Davis County High School serves 369 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was C. Per student spending for this school is $13,241.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

C

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$13,241/Child

Demographics

Jefferson Davis County High School serves 369 students. This high-poverty school body is 11.92% White and 86.45% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 33
Student-Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Experienced: 64%
In-Field: 93% 
Principals
Total: 2
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 369

By Grade:

  •       9: 110
  •       10: 96
  •       11: 84
  •       12: 96
  •       Other: -17

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       African-American: 86%
  •       White: 12%
  •       Other: 2%

District

Teachers
Total: 100
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Experienced: 64%
In-Field: 94% 
Principals
Total: 5
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,270

By Grade:

  •       K: 79
  •       1: 88
  •       2: 116
  •       3: 96
  •       4: 93
  •       5: 106
  •       6: 102
  •       7: 110
  •       8: 103
  •       9: 110
  •       10: 96
  •       11: 84
  •       12: 75
  •       Other: 12

Community

Jefferson Davis County

Total Population: 11,128

  •       Males: 5,258
  •       Females: 5,870

Growth: -10.88%
Number of Households: 4,977
Median Income: $35,567

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 2,117 2,205 4,322 -11%
Black or African American 3,058 3,573 6,631 -11%
Asian-American 19 15 34 89%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 2 3 5 150%
Native American and Alaska Native 18 14 32 -3%
Hispanic American 104 108 212 110%
Two or more races 44 60 104 32%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 88.11%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 63%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 50%

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 29.6%
Mathematics Proficiency: 15.2%
English Proficiency: 14.4%
Science Proficiency: 11%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 0
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: 0
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Jefferson Davis County High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $13,241.

Total

Per-student Spending: $13,241

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $11,667

Federal

Per-student Spending: $1,412

Overall Rating

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