DeSoto County Schools
School officials pleased with accountability grades

Officials with the DeSoto County School District (DCS) were pleased with this week’s results of state accountability grades issued by the Mississippi Department of Education.

Tue May 16 08:31 AM

DeSoto County Schools
New principals named for DeSoto County Schools

DeSoto County Schools Thursday, May 4 announced the hiring of new lead administrators for schools in the state’s largest school district, beginning with the 2023-2024 school year. In addition, the district announced transfers of principals from one school to another for the upcoming school year.

Fri May 05 04:30 PM

Judith Terry Center Hill High School
23 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

Six 7-12th grade Mississippi teachers have been named 2022-23 state-level finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Wed Apr 05 04:37 PM

The Bookposal
Center Hill student becomes published author

Center Hill High School student Zoe Harris has already become a published author at the age of 15.

Wed Feb 22 03:59 PM

Jeannie Treadway
DeSoto County Schools names Administrator of the Year

DeSoto County Schools named Lewisburg Primary School Principal Jeannie Treadway Administrator of the year for 2022.

Thu Jan 05 11:14 AM

Lorna Golden CTC West
DeSoto County Schools names 2022 Teacher of the Year

DeSoto County Schools named Lorna Golden as 2022 Teacher of the Year.

Wed Dec 14 04:54 PM

Jason Witt Center Hill High School Principal
Witt named new Center Hill High School principal

The DeSoto County School District (DCS) Board of Education approved Jason Witt as the school’s new principal on Thursday, Dec. 1 and began his duties there the following day.

Thu Dec 08 12:21 PM

DCS Board of Education Ann Jolley
Board Room Gets a New Name

The board room at Central Services for DeSoto County Schools in Hernando is now named the Ann Jolley Board Room.

Fri Sep 30 08:07 AM

Cory Uselton
'A better future for Mississippi': DSCD superintendent elected to MASS board of directors

Cory Uselton, the superintendent of the DeSoto County School District, has been elected to the Mississippi Association of School Superintendents’ board of directors.

Fri Jul 29 03:20 PM

US News & World Report
DCS schools rank high among Best High Schools

Four DeSoto County public high schools are ranked among the top 10 high schools in Mississippi, according to the latest Best U.S. High Schools rankings from U.S. News and World Report.

Fri Apr 29 10:38 AM