On Feb. 20, the Clinton Public School District received the Beacon Award — the highest award given by the Mississippi School Boards Association — for the strength of its academic programs. Clinton is the highest achieving school district in the Jackson metro area, and the fifth-highest achieving school district statewide. It is one of only 18 A-Rated school districts in Mississippi.
Receiving the award are (back row, from left) Clinton Alternative School Principal Kelly Heath; Clinton School Board members Kenny Lewis and Dr. Felicia Gavin; CPSD Superintendent Dr. Tim Martin; School Board President Dr. Matt Thomas; School Board member Paula DeYoung; Clinton High School Principal Brett Robinson; (front row, from left) CJHS Principal John Wallace; Northside Elementary School Principal Mandy Ambrose; Lovett Elementary School Principal Dr. Mike Pope; Sumner Hill Junior High Principal Christie Claxton; and Clinton Park Elementary Principal Kelli Pope.
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The Clinton Public School District does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, students, parents, volunteers, vendors, and members of the public.