Walthall County School District

814A Morse Avenue

Tylertown, MS 39667

601-876-3401

zrushing@wcsd.k12.ms.us

Zachary Rushing, Superintendent

“Committed to Excellence”

Salem
Tylertown
Dexter
Tylertown Primary
Tylertown Upper
Tylertown LowerTechnology Center

The Walthall County School District offers equal educational and employment opportunities on a non-discriminatory basis in compliance with the requirements of the following federal civil rights legislation:  Title VI, Title IX, the Vocational Amendments of 1976 and 1979, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Public Law 94-142.  Further, the Walthall County School District offers equal educational and employment opportunities to all persons without regard to sex, race, religion, color, national origin, age, or handicap. The lack of English language skills is not a barrier to participation in any course.  The following persons have been  designated to handle inquiries and grievances regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Charles Boyd, ADA/504/Title IX Coordinator; Salem Attendance Center; 601-876-2580; or Danny McCallum, Superintendent of Education; 601-876-3401; 814-a Morse Ave; Tylertown, MS 39667

MISSION STATEMENT

 

The Walthall County School District will provide every opportunity for all students to perform at the highest level of their capability.

 

 

Revised 2013-14 School Calendar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vision

 

The Walthall County School District will work to build and improve an educational system that equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary for success in higher education and workforce, and enable them to prosper as responsible citizens and parents.

 

Goals

 

1. To mobilize resources and supports to help ensure that all students exit Third Grade reading on grade level.

2. To maintain a dropout rate below 13%.

3. To have 50% of students scoring proficient and advanced on the assessments of the Common Core State Standards by 2016 with incremental increases of 3% each year thereafter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2014-15 School Calendar

 

Option A Calendar was approved by the school board on April 15th.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April

 

No holidays or teacher work days in April.

May

5-9

13-16

23, 26, 27

27

28

29

State Testing (SATP2)

State Testing (MCT2)

Final Exams

60% day

Teacher Work Day #6

Teacher Work Day #7