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Class A State Champions!

The boy's tennis team captured the Class A State Tennis Championship title on Wednesday, May 8.  The team entered the state tournament as the North State champions.  The team title is determined on a points basis with points awarded for individual court matches won....

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Senior Recognition for Baseball

The DCS senior baseball players were recognized prior to Monday's game against North Sunflower.  This is the last week of district play.  The playoffs begin next week on Tuesday, April 23. Pictured above are Greyson Tharp, Tommy Sims, Coach Benny McLendon, Preston...

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2019 MS Scholars Recognized

The following students have received the distinction of being named Mississippi Scholars for the class of 2019:  Bray Britton, Skylar Gentry, Konner Grace Mitchell, Bailey Nichols, Preston Wicker, Alyssa Brown, Carter Franks, Cameron Smyly,  and Cade Lackey. In...

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Marsee Stiles, DAR Good Citizen

Marsee Stiles was recognized by the local chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution as the 2019 DAR Good Citizen.  Marsee is the daughter of Genia and Michael Stiles of Leland.  Marsee has volunteered tirelessly throughout the past several years and has acquired...

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Jack Cohen, Holocaust Survivor

Deer Creek School was fortunate to have a special assembly today.  Jack Cohen, a survivor of the Holocaust came to speak to students in grades 4-12 about the hardships he experienced during his childhood years.  Mr. Cohen was born in Greece in 1932.  Being Jewish, he...

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Alyssa Brown named STAR Student

Alyssa Brown has been named Deer Creek School's STAR Student for the 2018-2019 school year by the Mississippi Economic Council (MEC) M. B. Swayze Foundation, sponsor of the Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program.  Alyssa is the daughter of Shondra and...

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2019 Jr-Sr “Warriors in the Wild”

The annual Jr.-Sr. banquet was Friday, March 22 in the Branning gymnasium.  The junior class worked hard all week to transform the gym into a jungle!  Mary Claire Shaifer and Will Johnson were chosen by the junior class as Queen and King of the Jungle.  

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Dr. Seuss Celebration!

To celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss, the Cat in the Hat shared some favorite stories with the elementary students!  A special thank you to Ashley Adams, for coming to visit with us.  Ashley had the role of The Cat in the Hat in this summer's Delta Center Stage...

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Styles is MAIS All-Star

James Styles was selected to represent Deer Creek School in the MAIS All-Star basketball game.  The game will be played on Friday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. at Jackson Prep. James is the son of James and Rita Styles of Leland. Congratulations James!  

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