Starkville High School News

The Starkville High School RoboJackets clinched their seventh state title at the Mississippi BEST Robotics competition! The RoboJackets are ranked 3rd in the nation and have won...

Starkville High School chemistry teacher Kelli Dawkins was awarded High School Chemistry Teacher of the Year by the Mississippi Section of the American Chemical Society.  ...

Starkville High School is one of 22 Mississippi High Schools selected to pilot a legislatively-funding ACT test prep program for juniors to prepare for the state mandated test. ...

Starkville High School science teacher Dane Peagle is one of four Mississippi teachers to be named a 2019 state finalist for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematic...

Returning student registration for the 2019-20 academic year in the Starkville Oktibbeha School District is now open. To complete your child’s online registration form,...

Forty-three students at Starkville High School earned a score of 30 or higher on the ACT.  Amy Zhang, a 9th grader, scored a perfect 36.  SHS honored the followi...

Starkville High School and Shackouls Honors College at Mississippi State University have partnered to offer an early honors program for the District’s highest performing h...

Fifteen students from Armstrong Middle School and Starkville High School advance to compete in the National History Day national competition in June after placing at the state l...

The Mississippi Legislature has authorized a specialty car tag for the Starkville Yellow Jackets.    There is a special tag fee of $31.  The District ear...

Armstrong Middle School and Starkville High School hauled in an American Visions honor and six gold keys to add to the District’s arts awards collection in the 2019 Missis...

SHS senior Ahmed Hassan was named STAR Student for his score of 35 on the ACT. Ahmed selected Dane Peagler as his STAR Teacher recognizing him as the teacher who most impacted h...

Explore entrepreneurship like a boss and turn your idea into a reality with the Innovation Challenge:  Ideas 2 Enterprise. And with $2000 of prize money on the line, i...

Interested in becoming a leader in your school?  Your community?  Apply today for Oktibbeha Young Leaders, a nine-month leadership program for high school sophomo...

Three Starkville High School seniors have advanced to earn recognition as National Merit Finalists.  Ahmed Hassan, Soul Park, and Madeline Tegt are among 15,000 student...

Excellence in science!  SHS students Aaron Wan, Michael Lu, Jessica Yan, and Zykiara Rogers hauled in 12 awards combined at the Region V Mississippi Engineering and Science...

Starkville High School junior Jasmine Baker was named Distinguished Young Woman Starkville.  Jasmine was also awarded winner of Fitness and Be Your Best Self Essay.  S...

SHS senior Kathryn Walters was selected for the Mississippi Lions All State Honor Band.  One of only eight French horn players in the state, Kathryn placed high enough to m...

The Starkville Oktibbeha School District is focusing on the importance of school attendance for the months of October and November with a challenge for students to “Show U...

Get your spirit on!  Homecoming 2018 is October 15-19, and we look forward to celebrating our school spirit with dress-up days throughout the week at our schools! Monday...

Game Day Information

August 16, 2018

Welcome to a new season of Yellow Jacket football!  Yellow Jacket athletics is bringing a new level of energy and excitement to game day in the Jacket nation with an expect...

The Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Board of Trustees approved two administrative changes for the 2018-2019 school year during its July board meeting. Overs...

Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District and Starkville Foundation for Public Education are accepting nominations for the year 2018 inductees for the Hall of Famous hon...

The Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District will celebrate the excellent work of our outstanding employees and parents and the careers of our retirees as we honor them...

Two Starkville High School students, Javad A’arabi and Michael Lu, will represent Mississippi at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair after winning Best of...

Starkville High School’s 2018 STAR Students are Sean Mackin and Pepito Thelly. Sean and Pepito earned scores of 35 on the ACT. Sean selected SHS math and physics teacher V...