Education Superintendent

Rickey CloptonRicky Clopton
Superintendent of Education


Jimmy Buchanan, Sr.
Assistant Superintendent of Education

Copiah County School District

Our Vision
To be a high-performing school district that provides a quality education for our students.

Our Mission
To provide students with learning opportunities in a safe environment.

Fast Facts
• Copiah County School District serves approximately 3,000 students
• Teacher to student ratio of 1:23
• Internet access in every classroom
• Critical needs shortage district
• Accredited by the Mississippi Department of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
• Crystal Springs schools are located 25 miles South of Jackson, MS
• Wesson Attendance Center is located 50 miles South of Jackson, MS

Helen Sandifer       Terry Munn     Arthur "Pokey" Evans

Helen Sandifer                  Terry Munn                   Arthur “Pokey” Evans

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