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Iron eyes

Keep America Beautiful recently presented Northsider Ron Aldridge with its Iron Eyes Cody Award in recognition of his decades of community service devoted to advancing Mississippi as a cleaner, greener and more beautiful state.


Thanksgiving project

Second-graders at First Presbyterian Day School collected dental supplies for Mission First’s Medical and Dental Clinic as their 2017 Thanksgiving project. Shown are (from left) Drew Hederman, Leigh Hand, Elise Hawkins, and Ables Hurley.



Carter Wachtel

Carter Wachtel, Madison Ridgeland Academy sophomore, was among those who placed first in the Congressional App Challenge, a competition aimed at encouraging students across the United States to learn how to code by creating their own applications.




Dancers

Madison Ridgeland Academy varsity dance team includes members (from left, back) Laura Lee Boyles, Jacqueline Ingram, Mae Correro, Leigh Tucker, Ellie Blewett, Lauren Head, Reece Ducrest, Emory Ware; (front) Haleigh Hall, Julienne Pilcher, Addie Blurton, Lanie Force, Avery Adams, Ally MacPherson, Riley Cozart.


Celebrate 100

Covenant Presbyterian kindergarteners enjoyed celebrating the 100th day of school. Shown are (from left) James Morris, Davis Spitler, Ric Rutledge, Lois Harbarger, Antonina Karam, Miriam Cole, Hayes Lagrone, Lucy Cole, Tyler Young, and Caleb Herrin.



Friendliest

Jackson Prep recently held its 2017 Précis Pageant. Voted Friendliest are (from left) Jacob Beard and Jewels Tauzin.




Christmas wishes

Enjoying an evening of Christmas activities at the Jackson Academy preschool open house are (from left) Carter and Anna Haralson. The night featured holiday activities including an opportunity to share a Christmas wishlist with Santa.


Worth the trip

First Presbyterian Day School recognized the grandparents that traveled the farthest to attend the fourth and fifth-grade Grandparents’ Day Program.  Shown are Joyce and Robert Hobbie from Fairfield, Conn., with their grandson Nick Kogon.


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A special Commissioning Service was held for St. Richard Catholic School sixth grade students in honor of the leadership they will provide  this school year.