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1 day ago, Nathaniel Dixon
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For immediate release: February 29, 2024 The Mississippi Achievement School District (MASD) is excited to announce that Ida Greene Elementary School in Humphreys County has achieved “Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports Tier I Model Site” status for the 2023-2024 academic year. As part of The University of Mississippi Medical Center Project AWARE initiative, MASD has collaborated with The University of Southern Mississippi - REACH MS to enhance its positive behavioral support for both staff and students. In recognition of this achievement, Ida Greene will receive a $500 incentive, a PBIS Model Site Banner, and lapel pins for all staff members from REACH MS. Additionally, Ida Greene Elementary School will be featured on the REACH MS website as a Tier I Model Site School for the 2023-2024 academic year. The MASD extends its congratulations to Dr. Landfair, the principal of IGE, Ms. Shalonda Holmes, PBIS Coordinator, and the entire Ida Greene Elementary School staff for their unwavering dedication and hard work in improving the educational experience for all students. They are fulfilling the vision to make each scholar a success story. One Vision, One Mission, One Voice, Accountability for ALL
1 day ago, MASD
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For immediate release: Get Four Free At-⁠Home COVID-⁠19 Tests This Fall (If you did not order this fall, you can now.) Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order an additional 4 free at-⁠home tests beginning November 20. If you did not order tests this fall, you may place two orders for a total of 8 tests. Your order of COVID tests is completely free – you won’t even pay for shipping. Order Free At-Home Tests Need help placing an order for your at-⁠home tests? Call 1-800-232-0233 (TTY 1-888-720-7489). The U.S. government will continue to make COVID-⁠19 tests available to uninsured individuals and underserved communities through existing outreach programs. Please contact a HRSA-funded health center or Increasing Community Access to Testing (ICATT) location near you to learn how to access low- or no-cost COVID-⁠19 tests provided by the federal government. https://www.covid.gov/tools-and-resources/resources/tests
3 days ago, MASD
For immediate release: February 26, 2024 MASD Communities, Each school will host a Community Learning Walk starting March 7, 2024. Please look below for dates and times for each school. One Vision, One Mission, One Voice, Accountability for ALL
4 days ago, MASD
Community Learning Walk
Reminder Parents, Wednesday, February 21, 2024 will be an 80% Day for students. Please view the image for release times.
11 days ago, MASD
80%
For immediate release: February 15, 2024 Monday, February 19, 2024 all schools and offices will be closed in observation of President's Day.
16 days ago, MASD
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Parents & Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District The Mississippi Achievement School District (Humphreys County and Yazoo City) will remain closed on Friday, January 19, 2024. Normal operations for all schools and offices will resume on Monday, January 22, 2024.
about 1 month ago, MASD
Weather
Parents & Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District The ongoing weather conditions have caused roads in Humphreys County and Yazoo City to remain unsafe for bus travel and travel for staff. Accordingly, the Mississippi Achievement School District (Humphreys County and Yazoo City) will be closed on Thursday, January 18, 2024. Please continue to check our website (masd.k12.ms.us), Facebook Page, and district app for updates.
about 1 month ago, MASD
Weather Update
Parents & Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District The ongoing weather conditions have caused roads in Humphreys County and Yazoo City to remain unsafe for bus travel and travel for staff. Accordingly, the Mississippi Achievement School District (Humphreys County and Yazoo City) will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2024. Please continue to check our website (masd.k12.ms.us), Facebook Page, and district app for updates.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Weather Update
Parents & Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District Due to wintery weather that will impact our area, the Mississippi Achievement School District (Humphreys County and Yazoo City) will be closed on Tuesday, January 16, 2024. Please continue to check our website (masd.k12.ms.us), Facebook Page, and district app for updates.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Weather Update
All schools and offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2024.
about 2 months ago, MASD
MLK Day
MASD Athletics Game Update: January 12, 2024 The game that was scheduled for today, January 12, 2024, between Humphreys County and Amanda Elzy has been cancelled. We will send out updates on the rescheduled date.
about 2 months ago, MASD
HCHS
Parents and Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District: The school day will proceed as normal. Be reminded that today is a 60% day for students. Parents may pick up report cards between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. in Humphreys County and Yazoo City. However, the report card pick up time for Yazoo City High School and Larry Summers CTE is 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. due to the basketball game with Canton today.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Parents and Staff of the Mississippi Achievement School District: District leaders are monitoring the weather for Friday morning. The forecast predicts a level 3 out of 5 severe storm risk, with 5 being the highest on the scale. Damaging high wind, hail, and tornadoes are possible between 6 a.m. and noon tomorrow. We will update parents in the morning by 5:30 a.m. regarding the start time for school in the morning.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Please note the updates on the following games this weekend for Yazoo City and Humphreys County.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Game Update 1
Game Update 2
Friday, January 12, 2024 will be a 60% day for all students.
about 2 months ago, MASD
Early Release
Parents of McCoy Elementary School This morning, we confirmed that we have water at McCoy.  All students are expected to attend school today.  Join me in thanking our Mayor and the Public Service Commission of Yazoo City for working around the clock to resolve this issue.  Thank you for your support, cooperation, and patience during this time.  Let's have school today!!!
4 months ago, MASD
NOTICE
McCoy Elementary Parents Fortunately, the city worked on the waterline today and returned to the property this evening around 8:00 p.m. to turn on the water to test the fix.  Thankfully, we currently have water in the school.  We will check the school again later this evening and early in the morning.  You will receive another message by 6:15 a.m. in the morning to confirm we will open the school for students.  We apologize for the inconvenience, and we thank you for your patience, support and cooperation.
4 months ago, MASD
Parents of Yazoo City School District, The city worked diligently into the night to have water for us at McCoy. However, we discovered more problems this morning. Because there is no water at McCoy, McCoy students will not report to school today. Woolfolk Middle and Yazoo City High students will attend school today. McCoy teachers will report to work as expected.
4 months ago, Nathaniel Dixon
Please tune in at 6:00 p.m. for the discussion on Chronic Absenteeism featuring MASD, Dr. Deanne Austin, Dr. Marquita Robertson, and Genette Haggie. Facebook: https://facebook.com/Gatewaysolutions.yc
5 months ago, MASD
Chronic Absenteeism