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Forensics council

Madison Central High School senior Jessica Styres has been offered a competitive scholarship for her participation on the University of Alabama Forensics Council Team. Shown are (from left, back) Belinda, Julia and Jeff Styres; (front)  Rachel Clapper, Jessica Styres, and  Bobby Imbody.


Spotlight

Germantown High School held its annual Night in the Spotlight for the 2018-2019 school year. Beauty and Beau winners for the ninth grade are (from left, back) Cannon Curtis, Carson Yoder, Reid Fisher and Colt Yoder; (front) Kate Guillory, Avery Irby, Maggie Wingfield, Cassidy Watkins and Bella Snoddy.



Fat Tuesday

St. Richard Catholic School kindergarten students along with the PreK-3 and PreK-4 classes threw beads to the other St. Richard students, teachers and parents at their Mardi Gras Parade. Shown are (from left) Cate Weisenberger, Charlie Garner, Emily Foster, Ella Wynter.


Players

Madison Middle School presented “Aladdin, Jr.”  as its fall schoolwide musical.  Students were chosen by audition for roles as the cast and dancers. Sixth-grade choir students sang as the chorus, while others assisted with sets, and former students served as crew.



Black student union

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s Black Student Union (BSU) was created in 2015, with the intentions of representing the interests and concerns of black students at St. Andrew’s, facilitating and enhancing the academic success of black students, and promoting positive interaction and mutual respect with other organizations.




Tutoring

Students at First Presbyterian Day School collected supplies for Mission First’s after-school tutoring program. Shown are (back) Lee Thigpen, Mission First director; (from left, front) Cameron Clune, Will Conner, Cella McKay, Libbie Metcalf.


Speech and debate

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School’s speech and debate team recently completed a four-week run of competition that included competing at Barkley Forum in Atlanta before beginning the qualifying process for the various national tournaments with the Magnolia Forensic League District Congress Qualifier, held at Jackson Prep.



Play guitar

Learning to play the guitar in music class at Jackson Academy are (from left) Isabell Russell, Porter Meeks, Riley Flechas, Nicholas Rula and Vaiden Taylor.


Wizard cast

St. Joseph Catholic School students will stage a version of the 1939 motion picture “The Wizard of Oz.” in the school fine arts theater. Curtain time is 7 p.m.  April 11, 12 and 13. Saturday also will have a 2 p.m. matinee. Tickets are $10 each with St. Joe students admitted free. St. Anthony, St.


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The University of Mississippi recently released the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. Students must earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 to be listed on the Dean’s List.