McComb School District 

McComb School School District's state funding for the 2018-2019 school year is $1,242,250 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teachers and classrooms, is underfunded by $239,905,990.

This is the 11th consecutive year that Mississippi has underfunded its public schools. Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Greenville School District have been shorted a total of $12,694,581. During this same period, Mississippi raised its academic standards significantly; public schools must be provided funding that is sufficient to meet those standards.

Nationally, Mississippi ranks 25th in the rigor of our academic standards (Education Next, report published May 2018) and 47th in per pupil school spending (U.S. Census, Public Education Finances: FY 2016, published June 2018).

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Legislators Representing McComb School District
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House District 97
Rep. Sam C. Mims, V» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
605 Lakeshore Drive
McComb, MS  39648
(601) 684-0281 (H)
CAPITOL:
Room 104-B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3320
Email:
smims@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Rep. Mims' FB Page
 
House District 98
Rep. David W. Myers» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
808 North Cherry Street
 McComb, MS  39648
(601) 684-1709 (H)
(601) 684-4000 (W)
CAPITOL:
Room 201-M6
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-4076
Email:
dmyers@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Rep. Myers' FB page
 
Senate District 37
Sen. Bob Dearing» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
305 Melrose Montebello Parkway
Natchez, MS 39120
CAPITOL:
Room 405-C
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)369-3244
Email:
bdearing@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
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Twitter:
@BobMDearing
Instagram:
bobmdearing
Senate District 38
Sen. Tammy Witherspoon» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
420 N. Clark Ave. 
Magnolia, MS  39652
CAPITOL:
Room 407
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)359-3221
Email:
twitherspoon@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Sen. Witherspoon's FB Page
 

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