Achievements

Harrison County School District Student Earns Perfect ACT Score

Sixteen-year-old Michael Steil has always set his sights on making the perfect ACT score. “This has been my goal since ...
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Clinton High School Junior Earns Perfect ACT Score

 CLINTON — Clinton High School junior Kevin Zhang did the happy dance when he found out he scored perfect on ...
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Two MDE Leaders Set to Retire

Dr. Kim Benton, chief academic officer at the Mississippi Department of Education, and Jean Massey, executive director of secondary education, ...
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Mississippi Succeeds: The Story of Rising Student Achievement

Carey M. Wright, Ed.D. State Superintendent of Education Don’t ever let anyone tell you that Mississippi students can’t achieve great ...
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MSA Students Take Top Awards at Film Festival

Media Arts/filmmaking students at the Mississippi School of the Arts (MSA) have accomplished a lot within the short time of ...
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MDE Announces 2018 Mississippi Administrator, Teacher of the Year

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) and the Office of Teaching and Leading announced that Dr. Howard Savage Jr., principal ...
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Clinton High School student film featured at Crossroads Film Festival

CLINTON — Clinton High School junior Joshua Wright has spent the past two summers working as an intern at the ...
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Pass Christian High School Principal Dr. Robyn Killebrew earns “Oscar of Teaching” as Mississippi’s only Milken award winner this year

A Mississippi coast educator received the honor of a lifetime when she was surprised at a school-wide celebration earlier this ...
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PREPS/MAPE Conference and Awards – Feb. 25-27

The Program of Research and Evaluation of Public Schools (PREPS) and the Mississippi Association of Partners in Education (MAPE) will ...
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Advanced Placement Initiative Nearly Doubles AP Achievement

The number of Mississippi students taking AP exams and the number of exams with a qualifying score have both nearly ...
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