2013 - Governor's Awards

  • Poindexter Elementary and ...

    Duration of partnerships: City of Jackson, 30+ years, WLBT, 25+ years, Antonelli College, <2 years, Word of Life Church, <3 years35 volunteersImpacts 210 studentsOver the last few years, Poin...
  • Tupelo School District and ...

    Duration of partnership: 3.5 yearsImpacts 7,500 students   “The Tupelo Spirit” is a phrase used to describe the passionate homegrown community development of Tupelo, and in recent years the city...
  • N. R. Burger Middle School ...

    Duration of partnership: 2 years15 volunteersImpacts 117 studentsData collected from a youth risk behavior survey supported the need for a teen pregnancy curriculum at N. R. Middle School in Hattie...
  • Magee High School and Missi...

    Duration of partnership: 3 years9 volunteersImpacts 235 studentsMoving teachers toward participation within a Professional Learning Community can be difficult for any principal, particularly in a s...
  • University of Mississippi M...

    Duration of partnership: 20 years20+ volunteers annuallyHas benefitted 2,235 studentsUniversity Medical Center just completed the 20th year of its Base Pair program in central Mississippi high scho...
  • Mary Bethune Alternative Ce...

    Duration of partnership: 210 volunteersImpacts 57 students School turnaround requires extraordinary drive and determination within a short period of time. Mary Bethune Alternative Center in Hatties...

Governor's Awards by year