All Calhoun third graders pass Reading Gate

Calhoun County had 100% pass the Third Grade Reading Gate this year meaning all third graders are moving on to the fourth grade without interruption.
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Brower to serve as schools’ first Career Pathway Coach

Laura Brower, counselor at Bruce High School, will be transitioning into a new school district position next school year – Career Pathway Coach.
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Small group states in public meeting what they want from superintendent

“Someone who will put the interest of all of the students first,” was the consensus of the group attending the public meeting last Thursday on the new Calhoun County School Superintendent at Calhoun City High School auditorium.
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Lee earns Bruce Rotary Youth Leader honor

The Bruce Rotary Youth Leader for May is Braiden Lee, son of LaDonna Burt and Jeff Lee.

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School Board honors Vals, Sals; discusses grants and CTC roof; approves many personnel moves

The Calhoun County School Board honored this year’s valedictorians and salutatorians from each school and heard a presentation on grant efforts by district staff at Monday’s meeting in Pittsboro.
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Calhoun City band earns prestigious Sweepstakes Award

The Calhoun City High School Band was recently presented the prestigious “Sweepstakes Award” from the Mississippi High School Activities Association, a first for the school.
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Calhoun kindergarten registration dates set

Calhoun County Schools K4 and K5 registration dates are set.
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Conflicting reports issued as to whether Calhoun Schools are under investigation

Jean Massey, executive director of the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), told The Journal this morning (Wednesday) that the Calhoun County School District is under investigation for “testing irregularities.” Calhoun County School officials say they were told differently by other MDE officials.

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Superintendent applications submitted to MSBA for review

The Calhoun County School Board submitted the 18 applications they received for the superintendent’s job to the Mississippi School Board Association (MSBA) last week to begin the process of finding the next leader for the school district.
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Academy hosting blood drive on April 25

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a blood drive with Calhoun Academy on Wednesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be in the school parking lot. Donors will receive a T-shirt.

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