Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.
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Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at area public, private and faith-based schools:
• Subject Area Testing Program (SATP2). Students enrolled in Biology I, U.S. History, Algebra I, and English II will take the SATP2 (state tests).
• Ross Collins Career and Technical Center Child Care Graduation and end-of-year program, 2:30 p.m., Ross Collins Peavey Auditorium.
• Carver Middle School MCT2 Rally, 8:30 a.m., gym.
• Carver Middle School Athletic Banquet, 6 p.m., cafeteria.
• Meridian High School Annual Spring Choir Concert, 7 p.m., MHS Auditorium.
• West Hills Elementary Kindergarten Field Trip to Birmingham Zoo.
• Oakland Heights Elementary Gifted Gala, from 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
• Oakland Heights Elementary MCT2 Pep Rally, from 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
• Northwest Middle School Prom, from 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., gym. Theme: Hollywood.
• West Hills Elementary Math and Language Arts Boot Camp, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
• Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT2). Students in grades third through eighth will take the MCT2 (state test) in Language Arts and Math.
• Meridian High School "School Counts" Pizza Party, 2:30 p.m.
• West Hills Elementary First Grade Field Trip to the Jackson Zoo
• Poplar Springs Elementary Fifth Grade Awards Program, 9 a.m., auditorium.
• Meridian High School Freshman Day
• Oakland Heights Elementary PBIS Reward Day
• Oakland Heights Elementary fifth grade students leave for Washington, D.C., 6:30 p.m.