Humphreys County-MS Achievement School District

-$ 0
Underfunded for 2019-2020
-$ 0
total underfunded since 2008

Humphreys County-ASD’s state funding for the 2019-2020 school year is $793,671 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teachers and classrooms, is underfunded by $224,848,038.

This is the 12th consecutive year that Mississippi has underfunded its public schools. Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Humphreys County-ASD’s have been shorted a total of $9,695,047. 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 Humphreys County-ASD

Representatives

Rep. Otis Anthony

HOUSE DISTRICT 31

HOME:
P.O. Box 962
Indianola, MS 38751
662.452.5064 (H)
662.207.0445 (C)

CAPITOL:
Jackson, MS
601.359.3770

Rep. Rufus Straughter

HOUSE DISTRICT 51

HOME:
107 Van Buren Street
Belzoni, MS 39038
662.247.2728 (H)

CAPITOL:
Room 400-E
Jackson, MS
601.359.3770

Senators

Sen. Joseph Thomas

SENATE DISTRICT 22

HOME:
P.O. Box 524
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662.746.7552 (W)
662.571.2987 (C)

CAPITOL:
Room 215
Jackson, MS
601.359.2395

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).