Congratulations to the Junior High boys basketball team. They defeated Strider Academy with a score of 51-12 on Saturday to win the District 2A Championship. They finished the season with 23 straight victories!
Drew Rexrode officially accepted a tennis scholarship with Hinds Community College this week. Drew is the son of Lisa and Darrell Rexrode of Glen Allan. Drew is the defending MAIS #1 Singles State Champion.
The Junior High basketball teams will travel to Tunica this week to play in the District Tournament. The girls will play at 4:00 today vs. Tunica. The boys team is the #1 team, so they have a first-round bye. They will play their first game on Wednesday. Good luck Warriors!
At last week’s MAIS Student Council State Convention, the Deer Creek Student Council had two award recipients. Anne Bailey Peyton was named as the Outstanding President for Class A Student Councils and Ryan Lynchard was named as the Outstanding Member for Class A Student Councils. These are well deserved honors. Congratulations!
The DCS Student Council has continued their tradition of helping others during the holidays. During the month of November, over 1,340 canned food items were collected by the student body. The Student Council sorted and delivered the items to the Leland Food Pantry. In December, the Student Council held a toy drive to benefit Blair […]
On Wednesday, December 7, students in K4-6th grade participated in a music program. Special thanks go out to Mrs. Jeanie West for all of her hard work preparing for the program and to the elementary teachers.
Ross Winters and Kadee Sullivan were recognized as the “Spirit of Kindness” award winners for the month of November.
On Nov. 9, the local elementary spelling bee winners competed in the District Spelling Bee at Carroll Academy. Sixth grader, Gracy Nerren, finished in third place and will compete in the State Spelling Bee in January. Congratulations Gracy! Zoe Gordon and Kenzelee Wooley were the Fourth Grade local winners. Fifth Grade local winners were Myles […]
Jacob Wooley, 2013 graduate of Deer Creek School is the current president of Delta State University’s Student Nursing Association. He has also been named the Director of Communications for the 2016-17 Mississippi Association of Student Nurses. Jacob is the son of Heike and Mark Wooley of Leland. Congratulations Jacob!
Thank you to everyone who clipped Boxtops and sent them to school! We made $270 on this submission. The first and fifth grades submitted the most Boxtops and they will be rewarded with an ice cream sundae party next week. Boxtops for Education is an ongoing fundraiser for our school. Please continue to clip […]