District News


July 14, 2021: mASD Teacher Symposium

The mASD Teacher Symposium is currently underway!
This year's theme is: Applying an Equity Lens to SEL, Classroom Management, Family Engagement, and Academic Development. Through a variety of session formats, guests, and topics; each day offers our teachers the opportunity to dive deep into the ever-changing landscape in which we are all charged with navigating. We're confident that they will leave with actionable takeaways that can be adopted and adapted to every classroom in the Mississippi Achievement School District.

    Read the latest in Mississippi Achievement School District education through news stories and reports focused on school events, testing, meetings, re-opening updates, athletics, activities, and more.


    January 14, 2020

    December 14, 2020
    mASD Announces & Congratulates our 2020-21 Teacher & Administrator of the Year 🍎⭐
    Last Friday, we announced and surprised our 2020-21 District Teacher and Administrator of the Year. Please review the attached letter about these individuals and view the videos below which wonderfully and candidly captured the moment in which these individuals were honored.


    December 10, 2020
    mASD Announces & Congratulates our 2020-21 Teachers of the Year 🍎⭐


    November 16, 2020
    Today we celebrate a survivor! 🎀 Over 10 years ago, Mrs. Takema Holmes, Humphreys County High School's Administrative Assistant, was diagnosed with breast cancer. She had a double mastectomy and fought. Today we celebrate her being 10 years cancer free!!!


    Student applications for Mississippi Governor's School 2021 are now open!


    American Education Week: November 16–20, 2020
    American Education Week presents everyone with an opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every student receives a quality education.


    American Education Week happens the week prior to the week of Thanksgiving. Each day of the week has its own theme, during which we celebrate our public school community.

    Festivities honor the team of people who work in our nation’s public schools, everyone from the bus driver and classroom teacher to the cafeteria worker and administrative staff, plus countless others.