Meridian Star

May 8, 2013

School News: Wednesday, May 8, 2013


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.

    Information for School News should be submitted to The Meridian Star by 5 p.m. on the Monday before publication. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to (601) 485-1275; or e-mailed to ibrown@themeridianstar.com (photos should be in JPEG format).

    

    Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian's city, county, private and faith-based schools:    



    Today

    • Ross Collins Child Care Class Graduation, 2:30 p.m., Ross Collins Peavey Auditorium

    • Parkview Elementary Fourth Grade Tailgate Party. Fourth graders will gear up for MCT2.

    • Oakland Heights Elementary Second Grade Nature Hike, Pine Lake Camp.

     Thursday

    • Oakland Heights Elementary Pre-K Field Trip to Bonita Lakes

    • T.J. Harris Elementary Pre-K Celebration, 10 a.m., Lower Campus Cafeteria

     Friday

    • Northwest Middle Athletic Banquet, 6 p.m., gymnasium

    • Poplar Springs Elementary MCT2 Pep Rally, 2 p.m., auditorium

    May 11

    • Magnolia Middle School Red Carpet Affair, 6 p.m., El Bethel Baptist Church Family Life Center, 2300 State Boulevard.

     • MHS 6A State Track Championship, Pearl

     May 13

    • Crestwood Elementary MCT2 Spirit Rally, 1:30 p.m.

     • Parkview Elementary MCT2 Pep Rally

    • Parkview Elementary “Parkview’s Got Talent,” 1:30 p.m.

    • Ross Collins Spring Head of the Class Awards, 9 a.m., Peavey Auditorium



    Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Community College:    



    Thursday

    • Practical Nursing Program Pinning Ceremony, 1 p.m., MCC Multi-Purpose Building. FMI: Lara Collum, (601) 484-8728.

     Friday

    • Associate Degree Nursing Program Pinning Ceremony, 11 a.m., Evangel Temple. FMI: Michelle Martin, (601) 484-8682.

     • Spring graduation, 7 p.m., Evangel Temple. FMI: Soraya Welden, (601) 484-8628.

     May 13

    • Meridian Public Safety Academy Part-time and Refresher Law Enforcement Academy Graduation, 6 p.m., Dulaney Room, Webb Hall. FMI: Lynne Thrailkill, (601) 481-1300.

     • Call Center Customer Service Class, Day Class, from 8 a.m,-4:30 p.m., Workforce Training Center. FMI: Lynne Thrailkill, (601) 481-1300.



     May 16-30

    • Digital Photography Class, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Webb Hall. FMI: (601) 482-7445.

     May 17

    • Forklift Training, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Workforce Training Center. FMI: Lynne Thrailkill, (601) 481-1300.

     May 21-June 13

    • Call Center Customer Service Class, Evening Class, from 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Workforce Training Center. FMI: Lynne Thrailkill, (601) 481-1300.

     May 28

    • Summer Day Term 1 and Full Summer term begin. FMI: Ivy Hall, Angela Payne, (601) 481-1357.