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County schools prepare for cuts

The Lafayette County School District voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a Staff Reduction in Force policy that outlines how the district should handle any wide-spread layoffs of licensed employees in the district. (April 7, 2010, Page 1)

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    OHS National Merit finalists

    Six Oxford High School seniors, Cathy Chen, Felicity Flesher, Tom Lutken, Jillian Mattern, Alex Mullen, and Susanna Rychlak, are among 15,000 students chosen as National Merit Finalists. Each are in the running to receive one of 2,500 National Merit $2,500 scholarships or one of 6,000 other scholarships. (April 6, 2010, Page 6)

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      Education briefs

      In Education Briefs:
      • Lafayette High School student Ann-Marie Herod has been accepted into the Mississippi School for the Arts in theatre.
      • Bramlett Elementary School’s First Grade teachers celebrated first grade students Accelerated Reading quiz challenge requiring their teachers to dance the Macarena, The Chicken Dance and a few others.
      • Students showed exemplary behavior and citizenship for the month of March at Oxford Elementary.  Students were awarded certificates, ribbons, and a special treat at lunch.
      • Students are on the Headmaster’s List and Honor Roll for Oxford University School.
      • “The Charger” newspaper has received a Silver Crown award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association based at Columbia University in New York City.

       (April 6, 2010, Page 7)

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        LES students learn about environment

        Lafayette Elementary School students had a chance to learn about being “green” during a fun hour of activities outside their school Friday. The Students for a Green Campus, a student-led organization focused on promoting the University of Mississippi Green Initiative, organized a Green Field Day at LES. (March 30, 2010, Page 6)

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          OHS honored at MSPA

          Oxford High School Charger newspaper student editor Cathy Chen took home the Editor of the Year award and OHS Principal Bill Hovious was named the Administrator of the Year  at this year’s Mississippi Scholastic Press Association Awards. The school earned several other honors at the annual event held last week at the University of Mississippi. (March 30, 2010, Page 6)

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            Young scientists shine at Regional Fair

            Local students swept the Regional Science Fair last week at the University of Mississippi, with Della Davidson Elementary taking the Best School in Show award along with 15 awards for individual students. (March 30, 2010, Page 14)

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              City schools map future

              If Oxford school administrators have their way, construction on a new high school could begin next year.
              The new high school is just one of several building projects city school leaders are considering to keep up with the growing number of students in the district.
              The Oxford School Board approved its 10-year capital improvement plan at Monday’s meeting. The plan is essentially a wish list of building needs that school administrators believe the district will need over the next decade.

               (March 30, 2010, Page 1)

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                Education briefs

                In this week’s Education briefs:

                • Lafayette Upper Elementary School honor roll
                • Tonya W. Camp graduates Excelsior College
                • The Oxford Middle School Choirs traveled to Mississippi College on Thursday for State Choral Festival adjudication.
                • Oxford High School student Tri-Thien Che was among 16 outstanding Mississippi high school seniors were honored at a luncheon last week at the Capital Club in Jackson for their academic success and their involvement in their schools and community.
                • English instructor Morgan Cutturini of Oxford participated in the Itawamba Community College’s 23rd annual Higher Education Appreciation Day Working for Academic Excellence held recently.
                • Adrian Young was named the Mary Cathey Head Start Center employee of the month.
                • Eight Lafayette FFA students competed March 12 at the North District FFA Competition held at the Oxford/Lafayette Applied Technology Center.
                • Bradley Shields of Oxford is spending the spring semester in Florence, Italy.
                • Ole Miss is offering a reading camp to fourth- through sixth-graders in June.
                • Monday will be Mississippi Clarinet Day at the University of Mississippi.

                 (March 30, 2010, Page 7)

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                  Regional science fair

                  PHOTOS — Local students took part in the regional science fair at the Ole Miss Indoor Practice Facility on Wednesday. (March 25, 2010, Page 1)

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                    Brushstrokes for Bramlett sparks creativity in students

                    The halls of Bramlett Elementary School were fill with art aficionados Tuesday looking at paintings and pottery painted and created by BES students. Jamie Windham covers the annual event that is a fundraiser for the BES art program. (March 24, 2010, Page 3A)

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