On Wednesday, April 19, 2023, the Mississippi Achievement School District was recognized by the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) for the current success in sports and academics over the past months. Those recognized are as listed:

Humphreys County High School Chess Team - 2023 Mississippi Scholastic Chess Association (MSCA) State Champions

Yazoo City High School Boys Basketball Team - 2023 Class 4A State Champions

Zyionn Holmes from Humphreys County High School - Newly Elected Senior Beta Club State President