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Welcome to Loyd Star Attendance Center! We are a school community who cares deeply about meeting the needs of our student population and providing them with rigorous, standards-based instruction and a comprehensive educational program. Our community of learners are made up of outstanding students, an expert and dedicated staff of caring professionals, active and involved parents and a supportive community. We are committed to working together toward the success of all of the children at Loyd Star Attendance Center.
Loyd Star Attendance Center
1880 Highway 550 NW
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Robin Case, Principal
Loyd Star School Calendar 2013-2014 HERE
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- Christmas Week -
- Monday: Christmas Camo (reindeer hunting)
- Tuesday: 12 Days of Christmas (Showcase your favorite day)
- Wednesday: Christmas Character Day (elf, reindeer, Grinch, etc.)
- Thursday: Tacky sweater Thursday
- Friday: Polar Express Day (pajamas - No Gowns!)
- Cow Patties - Have you purchased your ticket? Tickets available in the office. Dropping event will be Saturday, Dec. 13. Band students MUST turn their tickets in today. Put in wooden box in the office.
- Senior Invitation - orders will be placed Dec. 11, 2014 at 9:00. You will have snacks and order you cap and gown. You will not pay for the cap and gown until the end of the school year with your senior fee.
- Tennis - Tennis tryouts will be held on Tuesday, January 6th at 4:15 at the Brookhaven City Courts. Basketball players and cheerleaders will not be required to attend this tryout. Coach Hart will get with the basketball player/cheerleaders who want to try out for the tennis team and schedule a different date for them. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Hart.
- Band - The band will be holing their annual concert on Monday, Dec. 8 at 7:00.
- Fast Pitch - The Loyd Star Fast Pitch float won the Inspiration Award in the Brookhaven Parade.
- Yearbooks are $65 through Dec. 15. You can order online or through the office. They will go up to $75 after Christmas.
- Saftey Information at Basketball Games No students may leave the basketball game to go out of the gym. Students are not to hang out in the lobby.
- Dec. SATP retest dates: Dec. 8 - Algebra & US History Retest Dec. 9 - Biology Retest
- Peyton Tee-Shirts - We have order forms for Peyton shirts in the office lobby. We also are selling window clings with "S" Superman and #42 for $10 to benefit his family.
- Honor Roll - The first 9 weeks honor roll is posted on the lobby window. Check the list if you made honor roll.
- Juniors and Seniors - The College of Nursing at the Mississippi University for Women will be hosting 3 Navigating Nursing Days for high school juniors and seniors who are interested in learning more about a career in nursing. This will be a hands-on learning experience and will include a simulation demonstration, interaction with current nursing students, practice experiences with simulation models, mock class experience, and tour of the building. Juniors and seniors must have an ACT of 21 and a minimum GPA of 3.0 to attend. The days available are Friday, Feb. 6, and Thursday, March 19. If you are interested in attending one of these dates, please see Mrs. Redd.
- Seniors - Col-Lin is offering endowed/leadership scholarships. If you would like to apply for this scholarship, you can go to colin.edu or come by the counselor's office and pick up an application if you were not in Mrs. Kristin King's class when I handed them out. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2015.
- Lucky Day Scholarship - The University of Mississippi is now offering the Lucky Day Scholarship Program. This scholarship is based on both academic accomplishments and financial obligations. If you are a senior this year and interested in attending Ole Miss, the scholarship application deadline is January 5, 2015
- Seniors - Plum Creek Community Scholarship is now available. The application can be found at sms.scholarshipamerica.org/plumcreek. Application deadline is January 27, 2015.
- Senior College Applications - Seniors can now apply for the Get2College scholarship. They will give fifty $1000 scholarships to high school seniors this year. Deadline to apply is Dec. 15, 2014 can pick up applications in the counselors office or go online to www.get2college.org.
- Vehicles on Campus - Students with VEHICLES ON CAMPUS must complete the V.O.C. form. Forms are available in the office lobby. Return completed form to Mrs. Della.