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  • SHS Passes State and National Average on AP School Report

    SHS Passes State and National Average on AP School Report

    August 31st, 2015

    SHS students earned their highest marks in five years on AP exams, with the percentage of students earning a 3 or higher passing the state and national average, according to the AP Five Year School Summary Report. 65% of students at SHS scored a 3 or higher on their AP Exam[read more...]

    SHS ACT Scores Hit Highest Mark in 5 Years

    SHS ACT Scores Hit Highest Mark in 5 Years

    August 27th, 2015

     The average ACT score at SHS hit its highest mark in 5 years, according to a report released Wednesday. The ACT Profile Report shows SHS students earned an average score of 19.7. That’s almost a point above the state average of 19. Students scored above the state average and achieved growth[read more...]

    Yellow Jackets host The Little Egg Bowl on ESPN Friday; Parking Information Announced

    Yellow Jackets host The Little Egg Bowl on ESPN Friday; Parking Information Announced

    August 27th, 2015

    Starkville High School Principal David Baggett, Athletic Directors Stan Miller and Milton Smith, and Coach Ricky Woods invite the entire Jacket Nation to fill the stands on Friday night as we host Oxford for The Little Egg Bowl in a nationally televised game on ESPNU.  We want an electric atmosphere at Yellow Jacket[read more...]

    Welcome to #OneStkOkt! New Students and New Opportunities in SOCSD

    Welcome to #OneStkOkt!  New Students and New Opportunities in SOCSD

    August 5th, 2015

    One of the highlights of the first convocation of the Starkville Oktibbeha School District was introducing Alexus Milons and sharing her story with the Yellow Jacket family. In 2011, Alexus, was a young eighth grader, with a beautiful voice who loved to sing with her school's choir.  That year she learned[read more...]

    SOCSD Teacher of the Year Amy McReynolds

    SOCSD Teacher of the Year Amy McReynolds

    August 4th, 2015

    Sudduth Elementary  teacher Amy McReynolds is the 2015 Starkville Oktibbeha School District Teacher of the Year.  McReynolds began her teaching career in the former Starkville School District in 1993 as a first grade teacher. "I feel like I have come full circle," said McReynolds.  "I grew up in this district and I've had[read more...]

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