Thursday, May 24, 2012
Dean’s List at MUW
The following Mississippi University for Women students were recognized on the Dean’s List for the spring 2012 semester:
Gelisa Milam, Summer Shaw, both of Byhalia and Sandra Owens of Holly Springs.
To qualify for the Dean’s List, the student must be enrolled full-time and have a quality point average of 3.5 to 3.99 on a 4.0 scale.
H.W. Byers kindergarten registration
As H.W. Byers Elementary students are preparing for kindergarten graduation, they are also getting ready for the new kindergarten class to come in and register.
Principal Chris Ferrell and Sabrina Holley, along with the other kindergarten teachers, Cheryl Hall and Debra Krahl, have announced the time for the pre-registration of the 2012-13 kindergarten class. It will be Thursday, May 24, from noon until 7 p.m. in front of the elementary office area.
To be eligible for kindergarten, the child must be 5 by September 1, 2012. Please bring the following items with you:
1) Child’s certified birth certificate (not mother’s copy);
2) Child’s Social Security card;
3) Child’s current 121 Form (This is the school’s copy of the child’s immunization record. You may get this from any Mississippi Health Department.)
On parent’s or legal guardian:
1) Current receipt of rent, lease or mortgage payment showing 911 address in parent’s/legal guardian’s name
2) Current electricity bill, gas bill, water or garbage of the same address in parent’s/legal guardian’s name.
Parents, even if your child attended Head Start, you must enroll him/her in kindergarten. Head Start does not pre-register your child for school. Also, if you cannot make the May 24 registration, there will be another registration prior to school’s start in early August.
You may call 662-851-7826, ext. 28 if you have questions.
Area residents graduate from Belhaven
The following students walked during the Belhaven University Memphis graduation:
Donald Deans, from Holly Springs, is pursuing a master of arts in teaching.
Glenn Payne, from Holly Springs, is pursuing a bachelor of arts in Biblical studies.
Belhaven University Memphis celebrated the accomplishments of students at the graduation commencement on April 26.
The Belhaven Memphis Commencement was held at Second Presbyterian Church. Rev. Rufus Smith IV was the commencement speaker for the graduating class.
Area residents graduate from Ole Miss
The following University of Mississippi students were among 3,363 May and August candidates for degrees during the May 12 commencement program. These include 2,391 bachelor’s degrees, 552 master’s degrees, 11 specialists, 93 doctorates, 144 juris doctorates, 72 bachelor’s degrees in pharmaceutical sciences and 100 Parm D.
May candidates include:
From Holly Springs: Amanda Louise Crane, Megan Clayton, Alycia Monique’ Taylor, Alisha Marie Campbell, Maya Miller-Vedam, Keshandria D. Jeffries; Trayven Marquis Lesueur, Brent Adams, Danitra Damita Ayers, Jeremy Maurice Jackson, Sherika Marie Mays, Kimberly Louise Pegues, Cody Lemons, Ravonda Leticia Griffin, Jamin S. May;
From Byhalia: Brittany C. Todd, Lorin Nicole Thomas, Mia Lanay Hairston, Candace De’anna Mays, Joya Marie Bland, Rodneshia Maria Hardaway, Allen Ontario Stewart, Marcus L. Thomas, Caitlin Mattie Loveless, Kristi Nichole Moore, Katelynn Anne Schoenenberger, Luke Preston Cantrell;
From Potts Camp: Stanley Bruce Mapp, Katherine Nicole Cooper;
From Waterford: Brisha’ Alexundria Dawkins;
August candidates include:
From Byhalia: Latisha Chalice Austin, Ivan Wayne Nails, Celesia Karnae Blackmon, Lakeshia Hardaway, Jasmine Bon’et Harris, Carols Dewayne Wilson, Terrell Antione Hale;
From Holly Springs: Kamisha W. Thomas, Alexandra Ashmead, Martel Brendin Edwards, Sharnese Mona Mayfield, Adrien Young;
From Potts Camp: Ashley Dean;
From Waterford: Ontario Jermichael Fitts.
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