Amite County School District

Amite County School District's state funding for the 2016-2017 school year is $431,943 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 Amite County School District have been shorted a total of $4,410,734. 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 Amite County School District
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acockerham@house.ms.gov; smims@house.ms.gov; bdearing@senate.ms.gov; msojourner@senate.ms.gov
House District 96
Rep. Angela Cockerham» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 613
Magnolia, MS  39652
(601) 783-4979 (H)
(601) 783-6600 (W)
CAPITOL:
Room: 201
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3333
Email:
acockerham@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
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Twitter:
@RepCockerham
House District 97
Rep. Sam C. Mims, V» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
605 Lakeshore Drive
McComb, MS  39648
(601) 684-0281 (H)
CAPITOL:
Room 104-B
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3320
Email:
smims@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
Link to Rep. Mims' FB Page
 
Senate District 37
Sen. Bob Dearing» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:

CAPITOL:
Room 405-C
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)369-3244
Email:
bdearing@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
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Twitter:
@BobMDearing
Senate District 38
Sen. Tammy Witherspoon» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
420 N. Clark Ave. 
Magnolia, MS  39652
CAPITOL:
Room 407
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)359-3221
Email:
twitherspoon@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
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