"Bassfield, MS - The Village on the Trace"
Home of the Yellowjackets





     W. E. Carver Elementary School, located in the Bassfield corporate limits, serves children in Grades K-6 in the Jefferson Davis County School District.  There are around 600 students, 36 teachers and 20 teacher assistants. A full range of support services are provided, including a parent center that provides parental support for parents. Specialists in speech therapy, special education, gifted education, and counseling provide support to students and families. The faculty and staff pride themselves in "working together" to provide the best education for the students.


     Bassfield High School is part of the Jefferson Davis County School District.  The school’s curriculum offers courses that allow the student to be challenged and prepared for college or the work force.  As part of the Mississippi Tech Prep Initiative, seventh grade students learn about different jobs in Career Discovery; eighth grade students learn about the world of computers in Computer Discovery and freshmen students learn about the various areas of technology in Technology Discovery.  Bassfield High, home of the Yellowjackets, hosts many sporting activities from football to baseball to golf and is home to a Beta Club recognized by the State of Mississippi for its charitable contributions. Bassfield graduates have made an impact in practically every vocation and the future holds even more promise.




Bassfield, MS - The Town on the Trace