For Immediate Release: July 17, 2018
WHO: Commission on School Accreditation
WHAT: A special-called teleconference meeting will be held to determine if an extreme emergency situation exists that jeopardizes the safety, security and educational interests of the children enrolled in the Noxubee County School District
WHEN: Wednesday, July 18, 1 p.m.
WHERE: 4th floor Board Room in the Central High School Building
For Immediate Release: June 27, 2018
JACKSON, Miss. – Two Mississippi teachers will be honored with presidential awards for excellence in teaching or mentoring in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). They are among the more than 140 teachers nationwide that will receive the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) Program.
For Immediate Release: June 13, 2018
WHO: Commission on School Accreditation (CSA)
WHAT: The CSA will hold a special-called teleconference meeting to consider proposed revisions to the State Board policies for subject-area testing, specifically the incorporation of the assessment scores into students’ final grades.
WHEN: 11 a.m., June 14, 2018
WHERE: Central High School Building, 359 N. West St., Jackson, MS, 4th floor Board Room
For Immediate Release: May 9, 2018
JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) announced today members of the Mississippi Student Testing Task Force that will examine current student testing on the state and local school district levels and to determine best practices for monitoring student progress in meeting grade-level and subject area learning goals.