Baldwyn School District

 Baldwyn School District's state funding for the 2017-2018 school year is $362,361 below the amount required by state law. Statewide, the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), which funds teachers and classrooms, is underfunded by $213,820,138.

This is the 10th consecutive year that Mississippi has underfunded its public schools. Since 2008, the last time the MAEP was fully funded, students in the Baldwyn School District have been shorted a total of $3,598,430. During this period of annual losses for schools, Mississippi raised its academic standards to among the highest in the country. Public schools must be provided funding that is sufficient to meet those standards.

In state comparisons, Mississippi ranks 16th in the rigor of our academic standards (Education Next, 2015) and 47th in per pupil school spending (Public Education Finances: FY 2015, report published June 2017 by U.S. Census).

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 Legislators Representing Baldwyn School District

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House District 3
Rep. Tracy Arnold» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
301 Wyninegar Rd
Booneville, MS  38829
(662) 728-9951 (H)
(662) 340-0080 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 400-E
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-9390
Email:
warnold@house.ms.gov
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Twitter:
@tracyarnoldd3
House District 18
Rep. Jerry R. Turner» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
1290 Carrollville Ave
Baldwyn, MS  38824
(662) 365-5135 (H)  
(662) 365-8484 (W)
CAPITOL:
Room 119-A
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-9473
Email:
jturner@house.ms.gov
Facebook:
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House District 19
Rep. Randy P. Boyd» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 157
Mantachie, MS  38855
(662) 282-4045 (H)
(662) 231-0133 (C)
CAPITOL:
Room 400-E
P.O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3373  
Email:
rboyd@house.ms.gov
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Twitter:
@MSHOUSE_DIST19
Senate District 5
Sen. J.P. Wilemon, Jr.» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
P.O. Box 82
Belmont, MS  38827
(662) 279-4211 (C)
(662) 454-7585 (H)

CAPITOL:
Room 213-B
P. O. Box 1018
Jackson, MS 39215
(601) 359-3232
Email:
jwilemon@senate.ms.gov
   
Senate District 6
Sen. Chad McMahan» See Voting Record» See Ed Report
HOME:
CAPITOL:
Room 405
P. O. Box 1018 
Jackson, MS  39215 
(601)359-3244
Email:
cmcmahan@senate.ms.gov
Facebook:
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Twitter:
@mcmahanms