Items in this week’s Education Briefs include:
- Lafayette County High School was named as a Value Added School in Mississippi
- Oxford High School senior Cathy Chen won the Siemens Award for Advanced Placement, a $2,000 award.
- Three students from Oxford were recognized for outstanding academic achievement at Rust College in Holly Springs for the fall semester. Aminah Farrakhan-Muhammad was named to the president’s list. Johnathan M. Parker was named to the dean’s list. Rickey F. Lawson was named to the honor roll.