News and Announcements

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04/24/2017
Laurel High School soccer standout Taylor McGowan recently signed a letter of intent with Southwest Mississippi Community College. A Principal’s List Scholar, McGowan has received numerous awards for her skills on the soccer field including being named First Team All-District. She plans to major in real estate. Pictured (seated) are her mother Tara McGowan, Taylor McGowan, (standing) LHS Head...
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04/24/2017
The Laurel High School Student Council recently participated in a leadership workshop at South Central Place. During the workshop, students participated in team-building exercises and worked toward making plans for the new school year. Lauren Rogers Museum of Art Director George Bassi and South Central Regional Medical Center Vice President Linda Gavin hosted several sessions on becoming an...
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04/24/2017
The Laurel School District hosted a Multiplication Challenge where teams from each of the district’s four elementary schools competed in a series of one-minute worksheet exercises and a quick-answer callout. Winners were awarded for the top team and the top individual in third, fourth and fifth grades. Following the awards ceremony the students enjoyed lunch with the superintendent. The district...
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04/24/2017
Laurel Middle School Advanced Art students recently submitted several works of art to the Scholastic Art Awards hosted by the Mississippi Museum of Art. Out of 1,800 pieces submitted from across the state, Laurel Middle School student Daniela Pimentel received two Gold Key awards. Her two works of art, “Remembering” and “The Truth,” were on display at the Mississippi Museum of Art throughout the...
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04/19/2017
Laurel High School’s Joseph Montesdeoca won the 5A state championship in the 114 weight class with a first place win at the State Powerlifting Meet. A senior, Montesdeoca placed first in the 114 weight class at the Region 3-5A meet and holds state records. Laurel senior Robert Jones, Jr. placed third at the State Powerlifting Meet in the 275 weight class. Jones placed second at the Region 3-5A...
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