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Community Input on Facilities and District Organization

The Vicksburg Warren School District is working with Bailey Education Group, LLC to complete a study on the conditions of facilities and district organization. They would like to hear from the community on their opinions concerning the conditions of facilities and potential organization options to improve the facilities to best meet the educational needs of the district. Please click the link below to submit your comments and ideas. 

 

 

Vivian Burey Marshall Scholar - Click Here to Apply

APPLY NOW - SPACE IS LIMITED

Applications are now being accepted from students in grades 6-10 that would like to participate in the Vivian Burey Marshall (VBM) Scholar program.  The VBM STEM Pilot Initiative aims to increase the competencies and interests of students from underrepresented and disadvantaged populations in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. VBM Scholars participants will be exposed to a variety of careers that focus on science, technology, engineering, mathematics, have an opportunity to build relationships with four year colleges, and enhance their STEM education. Click on the link above to apply.  There is no fee to apply or cost to participate. Click here to learn more or if you have questions or need more help to apply, contact Dr. Prentiss McLin, II, Vivian Burey Marshall STEM Pilot Initiative Program Manager, at 202-888-0358 or e-mail prentiss.mclin@tmcf.org. 


2017 Town Hall Meetings with Coach Alonzo Stevens

Thursday, October 19

GUEST SPEAKER - Dr. Tameka Davis, Principal, Sherman Avenue Elementary

6:00 p.m.

Kings Community Center

224 R L Chase Circle


Thursday, November 23

6:00 p.m.

Vicksburg Housing Authority

131 Elizabeth Circle


Thursday, December 21

6:00 p.m. 

Vicksburg Housing Authority

131 Elizabeth Circle

 


Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESSA)

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed by President Obama on December 10, 2015.


Message from Superintendent

  Message from Superintendent Chad Shealy

Our mission statement is:

“It is our goal through relevant instruction to equip every student with the literacy and numeracy skills to succeed in challenging courses, meet academic standards, and graduate from high school prepared for college and ready for a challenging career.”


Standards Based Grading K-2

Parent Guide to Standards Based Grading


Registration

Registration is held at individual schools. If you have questions you may call your elementary school or the district office at 601-638-5122.

  • Children must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2016 to enroll in Kindergarten.
  • Children must be 6 years old on or before September 1, 2016 to enroll in the First Grade.

Items needed for registration:

  • Certified Birth Certificate (long form)
  • Social Security Card
  • Original Mississippi Immunization Compliance Record (Form 121)
  • Two (2) proofs of residency (examples below:)
    • Utility bills
    • Driver's license
    • Rent receipt
    • Mortgage showing your address

 

 

 

School Hours

  

SCHOOL HOURS


Elementary:
Drop Off Time 7:25
School Begins 7:55
Tardy 8:00
Student Dismissal 2:50

Junior High:
Early Drop Off Time 7:15
Drop Off Time 8:15
School Begins 8:35
Tardy 8:40
Student Dismissal 3:40

High School:
Early Drop Off Time 7:25
Drop Off Time 8:20
School Begins 8:40
Tardy 8:45
Student Dismissal 4:00

Academy of Innovation:
Early Drop Off Time 7:15
Drop Off Time 8:15
School Begins 8:35
Tardy 8:40
Student Dismissal 3:40

Alternative:
Drop Off Time 7:25
School Begins 7:55
Tardy 8:00
Student Dismissal 2:50


To See the Research for the
Basis of Changing Start Times,
Click this Link

MS Critical Teacher Shortage Act

Literacy Based Promotion Act

Strong Reader Strong Leaders
Literacy-Based Promotion Act
Literacy-Based Promotion Act Flyer


Resources for Parents:
Parent-Friendly Read-at-Home Plan


Resources for Teachers:
K-3 Literacy Kit Activities (PowerPoint Presentation)


Research:
K-3 Literacy Policies: A Rationale (Foundation for Excellence in Education)

Bid Requests / Requests for Proposal

 

 

Temporary Cafeteria Worker Staffing Services

Specification pickup deadline: Monday, October 9, 2017

Bid Submission Deadline: 11:00a.m. Monday, October 16, 2017 

Click here for more information.

2017-2018 Calendar

VWSD 2017-2018 Calendar

VWSD 2017-2018 Calendar

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Programs we are proud of!

Leader in Me

The Leader

in ME

VWSD Schools Participate

In the book, The Leader In Me, Steven Covey outlines one of the seven habits of an effective leader as, “Begin with the end in mind.” In keeping with that spirit, we have tailored our mission statement for the Vicksburg Warren School District.
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Scholastic Academy

Academy of Innovation

For Grades 7 and 8

The Academy of Innovation is a junior high STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) academy where students participate in project-based learning. It is an accelerated program of study for VWSD grades 7 and 8 students.
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Star Academy

STAR

Academy

One of two districts in Mississippi

One of two districts in the state of Mississippi chosen by the legislature, STAR Academy is an accelerated program of study for junior high (grades 7 and 8) students in the Vicksburg Warren School District. STAR Academy provides learning opportunities ....
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