Public Schools in Yazoo County, Mississippi

There are 12 Public Schools in Yazoo County, Mississippi, serving a population of 27,496 people in an area of 923 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,291 people, and 1 Public School per 76 square miles.

In Mississippi, Yazoo County is ranked 48th of 82 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 66th of 82 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Yazoo County Public Schools

Find Yazoo County, Mississippi public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

Alternative Learning Center 215 East 5th Street Yazoo, MS

Bentonia Gibbs School 10340 Mississippi 433 Bentonia, MS

Bettie E Woolfolk Middle School 209 West 5th Street Yazoo, MS

Linwood Elementary School 3439 Vaughan Road Vaughan, MS

Mccoy Elementary School 1835 School Drive Yazoo, MS

Webster Street Elementary School 622 East 4th Street Yazoo, MS

Yazoo City High School 1825 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Drive Yazoo, MS

Yazoo City Voc Complex 1825 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Drive Yazoo, MS

Yazoo City Vocational Center 1825 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Drive Yazoo, MS

Yazoo County High School 6789 Highway 49 Frontage Road Yazoo, MS

Yazoo County High School 191 Panther Drive Yazoo, MS

Yazoo County Middle School 116 Panther Drive Yazoo, MS

About Yazoo County Public Schools

Yazoo County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Yazoo County, MS. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Mississippi, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Yazoo County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Yazoo County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Yazoo County Public School Statistics

Find Yazoo County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Yazoo County Public School Enrollment
 Yazoo CountyMississippi
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment344 (73.8%)33,132 (68.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment265 (65.4%)37,802 (85.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,519 (82.6%)147,515 (89.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,081 (76.3%)143,791 (88.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,204 (81.7%)143,806 (88.4%)
Yazoo County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Yazoo CountyMississippi
Less than 9th Grade Education1,513 (8.0%)105,815 (5.4%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,758 (14.7%)210,530 (10.7%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,000 (37.2%)596,564 (30.3%)