DeSoto Arts Council Presents
Earth Day April 26, 2014
High School Student Art Contest
at DeSoto County Earth Day Celebration
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WHAT IS EARTH DAY?
Art Contest Rules & Entry Form Grades K-2
Art Contest Rules & Entry Information Grades 9-12
Poetry Contest Rules & Entry Form
Project Contest Rules & Entry Form
Photo Contest, Rules & Entry Information
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Teacher of the Year
Shirley Hamblin Ramsay
of Lewisburg Middle School
A strong teacher makes her class a place where students want to be.
Shirley Ramsay, DeSoto County School District’s Teacher of the Year, is a 6th grade math teacher at Lewisburg Middle School. Her co-workers and students say her lively classroom where students work cooperatively each day singing, chanting, dancing, moving, drawing, or debating the validity of an answer, is a warm, fun place where each student is valued.
DeSoto County Schools’ Teachers
are “A Cut Above”
L to R, DCS Superintendent - Milton Kuykendall, Fiskars representatives Keith Schreiber and Sutton Holcomb, District Teacher of the Year - Shirley Ramsay
Anthony Jenkins Named
DCS’ Athletic Director
Anthony Jenkins, longtime coach and athletic director for Hernando High School, is the new director of athletics for DeSoto County School District, according to Supt. Milton Kuykendall.
Twelve DCS Teachers Earn National Board Certification
Four Lake Cormorant Elementary teachers earned their National Board Certification. From left Treasure Daniel, Alice Duett, Laura Carpenter, and Hope Gregory.
If a teacher could see herself as her students see her, would it make her a better teacher?
Lewisburg Primary School
Celebrates the Olympic Games
For each Olympics, a new flame is started in Greece. This flame begins the Torch Relay by touring Greece and is then usually flown to the country where the games will be held.
CHHS Dance Team Wins State
The CHHS Dance Team went to nationals in Orlando and placed in the
top 25 teams in the country for varsity large division pom routine.
In December, they won the MHSAA state competition in Jackson for
varsity large division pom for the 4th consecutive year.