Lillie Burney STEAM Academy (Hattiesburg Public School District) with Phi Beta Sigma, St. Paul Methodist Church, and Pine Belt Mental Health. Empowering students, increasing academic proficiency and social responsibility, and increasing attendance.
As a result of Lillie Burney’s community partnerships, students and staff members have received recognition and support and involved the students in community service. Funds have also been provided for staff and student morale- building activities. The community partners are having a positive impact on the healthy growth and development of students at Lillie Burney STEAM Academy. In addition, community partners have gained a better understanding that it takes all of us: school, parents, and community to provide quality education for students.