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  • SSD Transportation Director Kelvin Gibson invited to participate in National Congress on School Transportation

    SSD Transportation Director Kelvin Gibson invited to participate in National Congress on School Transportation

    April 20th, 2015

    Gibson is one of seven transportation professionals who will represent Mississippi at the 16th National Congress on School Transportation (NCST) held next month in Des Moines, Iowa. The NCST meets every five years to determine the best  policies to ensure safe, efficient transportation for school children. Mississippi Department of Education Division Director[read more...]

    Starkville School District Wins Top Honors for Marketing Efforts

    Starkville School District Wins Top Honors for Marketing Efforts

    April 20th, 2015

    The Starkville School District took home first place honors during the Mississippi School Public Relations Association's 2015 Awards of Excellence program in Jackson. SSD was awarded first place for its development of marketing materials provided to prospective parents and others which highlight the achievements and honors of our students and teachers. “When[read more...]

    WSE Students Show Their Spark at Regional Science Fair

    WSE Students Show Their Spark at Regional Science Fair

    April 20th, 2015

    Twenty-three 3rd and 4th grade students from Ward Stewart Elementary School earned top honors, including Best of Fair, for their scientific experiments at the Region V Mississippi Science and Engineering Fair hosted by Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering. Congratulations to our winners! Fourth grade Gordon Welch, Best of Fair, 1st Place;[read more...]

    SHS Senior Cat Buffington receives President's Volunteer Service Award

    SHS Senior Cat Buffington receives President's Volunteer Service Award

    April 17th, 2015

    The award honors Cat, who founded the student led organization UNITY, for her exemplary volunteer service. The President's Volunteer Service Award is presented by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program on behalf of President Barak Obama recognizing middle and high school students across the country for outstanding volunteer service. "The recipients[read more...]

    Registration now open for Outdoor Survival and YES! Camps for Middle School Students

    Registration now open for Outdoor Survival and YES! Camps for Middle School Students

    April 14th, 2015

    The Starkville School District has partnered with Mississippi State University and the award-winning Youth Environmental Science (YES!) program to offer two outstanding summer camps for rising 6-8th grade students. YES! Day Camp June 22-26, Monday-Friday from 8:30 am until 4:30 pm $25 This day camp (8:30 AM-4:30 PM) held in Starkville for rising 6th-8th graders allows[read more...]

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