Achievements and Awards

Student Achievement and Highlights

● 2014 – 2nd place winner in middle school division for southern region in Kroger’s Black History Essay Writing contest. The Kroger Black History contests spanned six states.

● 2014 – 94% of our students poems were published in the Creative Communications Poetry Contest.

● 2015 – 3rd place in National Grassroots Online Math Challenge competition; competed against 850 schools (10 students received gold medals for outstanding math skills in their respective grade levels).

● 2015 – 1st and 2nd place winners for Middle School division in Kroger Black History Writing Essay/Poetry contest for southern region.

● 2015 – 2nd place winner for High School division in Kroger Black History Writing Essay/Poetry contest for southern region.

● 2016 – 85% of our student poems were published in the Creative Communications Poetry Contest.

● 2016 – 2nd place winner in high school division for southern region in Kroger’s Black History Essay Writing contest.

● 2016 – Honorable mention in Mississippi History Ground Breaking Art Contest (Mississippi Department of Archives and History).

● 2016 – 1st place winner in Mississippi History Ground Breaking Art Contest – Artwork to be displayed in the new Civil Rights Museum opening in Jackson, MS 2017 (Mississippi Department of Archives and History).