Important Back to School Events and Information

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Online registration for returning students is scheduled to open on Monday, July 16, at 1 pm.  To complete your child’s online registration form, you must log into your PowerSchool parent portal account.  Click on the returning student registration link located in the bottom left hand corner.  You can access PowerSchool at

If you do not have an account, you will need to create one.  Click on the “create account” tab to begin.

Centralized Registration, Residency Verification, Schedule Pick-Up & Teacher Assignment

Parents of students at Sudduth Elementary School, Henderson Ward Stewart Elementary School, Overstreet Elementary School and Armstrong Middle School ONLY will be held July 25-27 at Sudduth Elementary School in the physical education facility.

  • July 25 – 10 am until 6 pm; Computer lab closes at 5:30
  • July 26 – 10 am until 6 pm; Computer lab closes at 5:30
  • July 27 – 7 am until 3 pm; Computer lab closes at 2:30

Visit the Tshirt Shop located in the art room at Sudduth Elementary School! PTO and Booster Clubs will have tshirts available for purchase at Sudduth during registration hours.

West Elementary School

Parents of students at West Elementary School may complete registration requirements and pick up their child’s teacher assignment at West Elementary School July 25-27 during normal office hours.

Starkville High School

Schedule pickup, residency verification, parking permits, and online registration will be held July 30 & 31 for students who attend Starkville High School.    

  • July 30 – 8 until 11 am for Seniors; 12 until 3 pm for Juniors
  • July 31 – 8 until 11 am for Sophomores; 12 until 3 pm for Freshmen

SHS will also host Freshmen Orientation on July 31 from 1 until 3 pm.

Back to School Open House Dates

Sudduth Elementary School
August 6; 3 until 5 pm 

Henderson Ward Stewart Elementary School
August 6; 4 until 6 pm

West Elementary School
August 6, 3 until 5 pm

Overstreet Elementary School
August 5, 2 until 4 pm

Armstrong Middle School
August 2, 4:30 until 6 pm for 6th Grade ONLY
August 6, 4:30 until 6:30 pm for 7th & 8th Grades ONLY

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