Gulfport School District

Gulfport School District's state funding for the 2016-2017 school year is $2,109,624 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 Gulfport School District have been shorted a total of $21,761,407. 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 Gulfport School District  
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 sdelano@house.ms.gov; ghaney@house.ms.gov; swilliams-barnes@house.ms.gov; rbennett@house.ms.gov; ddawkins@senate.ms.gov; stindell@senate.ms.gov
House District 117
Rep. Scott DeLano» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 4524
 Biloxi, MS  39535
(228) 806-7418 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 401-B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3223
Email:
sdelano@house.ms.gov
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Twitter:
@ScottDeLano
House District 118
Rep. Greg Haney» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
106 45th Street
Gulfport, MS  39507
(228) 864-9095 (W)   
CAPITOL:
Room 400-F
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3338
Email:
ghaney@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Rep. Haney's FB Page
 
House District 119
Rep. Sonya Williams-Barnes» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
2018  31st Ave.
Gulfport, MS  39501
(228) 863-7712 (W)
(228) 326-8819 (C)
CAPITOL:
BSMT B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-4074
Email:
swilliams-barnes@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Rep. Barnes' FB Page
Twitter:
@VoteSonya
House District 120
Rep. Richard Bennett» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
20108 Daugherty Rd
Long Beach, MS  39560
(228) 863-6483 (H)
(228) 861-6348 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 201-M3
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-5336
Email:
rbennett@house.ms.gov
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Senate District 48
Sen. Deborah Dawkins» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
111 Lang Avenue #3
Pass Christian, MS  39571
(228) 452-5182 (H)

CAPITOL:
Room 405-B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3237
Email:
ddawkins@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
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Senate District 49
Sen. Sean J. Tindell» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 784
Gulfport, MS  39502
(228) 342-5963 (C)  
CAPITOL:
Room 409-B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3237
Email:
stindell@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Sen. Tindell's FB Page (Political)
Link to Sen. Tindell's FB Page
Twitter:
@SenatorTindell