Wayne County School District

Teachers and School Leaders

This page includes information on school leaders and the professional qualifications of teachers. All teacher data is represented as Full Time Equivalents, or FTEs. For example, a teacher who works half a school day would be represented as 0.5 FTEs.

Total Teacher FTEs

218.7

This is the total number of teacher FTEs.

Experienced Teachers

Percent of teachers with four or more years of teaching experience

Total Number

163.5

Number of teachers with four or more years of experience.

Experienced Teachers

74.8%

Percent of teachers with four or more years of teaching experience

High Poverty

74.8%

Percent of teaching staff with four or more years of experience in a school with high levels of poverty.

Title I

74.8%

Percent of teaching staff with four or more years of experience in Title I school.

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The information is also reported by low-poverty and high-poverty school designations. A high-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the highest quartile, while a low-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the lowest quartile.

Provisional Teachers

Percent of teachers that hold an emergency or provisional license, a valid license to teach in Mississippi.

Total Number

10.4

The number of teachers who are teaching with a temporary or provisional license.

Provisional Teachers

4.8%

Percent of teachers that hold an emergency or provisional license, a valid license to teach in Mississippi.

High Poverty

4.8%

Percent of teaching staff with a temporary or provisional license in a school with high poverty levels.

Title I

4.8%

Percent of teaching staff with a temporary or provisional license in a Title I school.

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The information is also reported by low-poverty and high-poverty school designations. A high-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the highest quartile, while a low-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the lowest quartile.

In-Field Teachers

Percent of teachers with a valid certificate and teaching a course for which they are properly endorsed.

Total Number

215.6

Number of teachers who are properly licensed for the subject matter they are teaching.

In-Field Teachers

98.6%

Percent of teachers with a valid certificate and teaching a course for which they are properly endorsed.

High Poverty

98.6%

Percent of teaching staff in a school with high levels of poverty who are properly licensed for the subject matter they are teaching.

Title I

98.6%

Percent of teaching staff in a Title I school who are properly licensed in the subject matter taught.

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The information is also reported by low-poverty and high-poverty school designations. A high-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the highest quartile, while a low-poverty school is one where the percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch is in the lowest quartile.

Number of Principals

Principals and assistant principals assigned to a school/district.

Total Number

10

The number of principals and assistant principals assigned to a school/district.

Experienced Principals

100.0%

Percent of principals and assistant principals with four or more years of experience.

High Poverty

100.0%

Percent of principals and assistant principals with four or more years of experience in a school with high level of poverty

Teachers and School Leaders

Experienced Teachers

  • Total Number 163.5
  • Percent 74.8%
  • Low Poverty Number
  • Low Poverty Percent
  • High Poverty Number 74.8%
  • High Poverty Percent 74.8%
  • Title I 74.8%

Provisional Teachers

  • Total Number 10.4
  • Percent 4.8%
  • Low Poverty Number
  • Low Poverty Percent
  • High Poverty Number 10.4
  • High Poverty Percent 4.8%
  • Title I 4.8%

In-Field Teachers

  • Total Number 215.6
  • Percent 98.6%
  • Low Poverty Number
  • Low Poverty Percent
  • High Poverty Number 98.6%
  • High Poverty Percent 98.6%
  • Title I 98.6%

Effective Teachers

  • Total Number
  • Percent
  • Low Poverty Number
  • Low Poverty Percent
  • High Poverty Number
  • High Poverty Percent
  • Title I

Number of Principals

  • Total Number 10
  • Experienced Number 10
  • Experienced Percent 100.0%

Mississippi Department of Education

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Jackson, MS 39205
(601) 359-3513

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Last updated 04/04/2024