Greenwood-Leflore Public School District

-$ 0
Underfunded for 2020-2021
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total underfunded since 2008

Greenwood-Leflore Public School District’s state funding for the 2020-2021 school year is $2,425,495 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teacher salaries and classrooms, is underfunded by $250,379,812.

This is the 13th consecutive year that Mississippi has underfunded its public schools. Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Greenwood-Leflore Public School District have been shorted a total of $30,586,305. During this same period, Mississippi has raised its academic standards significantly, yet public schools have been denied the resources needed to meet those standards.

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Legislators Representing Greenwood-Leflore Public School District

Representatives

Rep. Solomon Osborne

HOUSE DISTRICT 32

HOME:
P.O. Box 8175
Greenwood, MS 38935

CAPITOL:
Jackson, MS
601.359.3770

Rep. Karl Oliver

HOUSE DISTRICT 46

HOME:
P.O. Box 95
Winona, MS 38967
662.283.2121 (W)

CAPITOL:
Room 400-F
Jackson, MS
601.359.3770

Senators

Sen. Lydia Chassaniol

SENATE DISTRICT 14

HOME:
P.O. Box 211
Winona, MS 38967
662.453.3172 (H)

CAPITOL:
Room 408
Jackson, MS
601.359.2886

Sen. David Jordan

SENATE DISTRICT 24

HOME:
P.O. Box 8173
Greenwood, MS 38930
662.453.5361 (H)
662.453.2246 (W)

CAPITOL:
Room 405
Jackson, MS
601.359.2224

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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 2017, published April 2019).