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  • SOAR Community Foundation Seeking Teacher of Distinction Nominations; Winners awarded $1,000 Scholarships

    SOAR Community Foundation Seeking Teacher of Distinction Nominations; Winners awarded $1,000 Scholarships

    May 5th, 2015

    Know a teacher making a significant impact?  Nominate them for a SOAR 2015 Teacher of Distinction Award.  Nominations must be submitted no later than June 1, 2015 to SOAR, P.O. Box 80010, Starkville, MS 39760. SOAR will award up to three (3) awards and will provide a $1,000 scholarship for each[read more...]

    AMS offers Summer STEM Camp June 15 - 19 for Rising 4th - 6th graders

    AMS offers Summer STEM Camp June 15 - 19 for Rising 4th - 6th graders

    April 28th, 2015

    Armstrong Middle School is offering a summer STEM Camp for rising 4th - 6th graders, June 15 - 19, from 8:30 am until 1:30 pm.   The cost is $100 per child and space is limited to 24 campers. During the week-long camp experience, campers will work together to complete challenges geared to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering,[read more...]

    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...]

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