Okolona School District

Okolona School District's state funding for the 2016-2017 school year is $277,512 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 Okolona School District have been shorted a total of $3,024,302. 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 Okolona School District   
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psullivan@house.ms.gov; rjolly@senate.ms.gov
House District 22
Rep. Preston E. Sullivan» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
1601 CR 410
Okolona, MS  38860
(662) 447-5719 (H)
CAPITOL:
BSMT
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-4073
Email:
psullivan@house.ms.gov
Twitter:
@RepSullivan
 
Senate District 8
Sen. Russell Jolly» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
369 Hwy.47
Houston, MS  38851
(662) 456-3118 (H)  
(662) 542-6701 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 408
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-2886
Email:
rjolly@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Sen. Jolly's FB Page
Twitter:
@gov_ms