Laurel School District

Laurel School District's state funding for the 2016-2017 school year is $1,053,875 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teachers and classrooms, is underfunded by $172-million.

Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Laurel School District have been shorted a total of $10,747,794. During this period of annual losses for schools, state revenue has increased significantly and the share of the state budget allocated to the MAEP has shrunk.

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Legislators Representing the Laurel School District 
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House District 80
Rep. Omeria Scott» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
615 East 19th Street
Laurel, MS 39440
(601) 649-7677 (H)
CAPITOL:
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P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-4084
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House District 89
 Rep. Donnie Scoggin
HOME:
1203 Pine Street
Ellisille, MS  39215
(601) 319-5421 (H)
(601) 477-8553 (W)
(601) 319-5421 (C)
CAPITOL:
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS  39215
(601)359-3770
Email:
dscoggin@house.ms.gov
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Senate District 34
Sen. Juan Barnett» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
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CAPITOL:
Room 407
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)359-3221
Email:
jbarnett@senate.ms.gov
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Senate District 42
Sen. Chris McDaniel» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
506 South Court
Ellisville, MS 39437
(601) 477-2291 (H)
(601) 649-8611 (W)
(601) 580-5833 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 404
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-2395
Email:
cmcdaniel@senate.ms.gov
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