MISSISSIPPI SCHOOL FOR MATHEMATICS & SCIENCE TO HOST ANNUAL SCIENCE CARNIVAL

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science welcomes all local elementary schools to attend this year’s Science Carnival, where students can participate in a multitude of educational, interactive exhibits on Oct. 30. The event is set to take place from 8 a.m. to noon in the Pohl Gymnasium on the campus of the Mississippi University for […]

MSMS CHEMISTRY AND BIOLOGY TEACHER SELECTED AS RESEARCH TEACHER CAPTAIN

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science teacher Tina Gibson was selected to serve as a Research Teacher Captainat this year’s Society for Science & the Public’s High School Research Teachers Conference. During the 3-day conference in Washington D.C., 200 science research teachers from across the nation met to discuss their teaching practices, troubleshoot any challenges they face […]

BLUE WAVES CROSS COUNTRY TEAM FACES DIFFICULT MEET IN SALTILLO

The Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science cross country team raced with over 1000 other runners at the Saltillo XC Invitational on Sept. 21. The team set a number of records but took home no awards. Luke Bowles placed 9th and set a personal record with 18:18. The following students also set a personal record: […]

MSMS STUDENTS TEST HOMEMADE EGG LAUNCHERS

Applying concepts they learned in the classroom, Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science students worked in groups to design and build their very own egg launchers.  As part of the rubric, students were not only required to create an egg launcher that would effectively shoot an egg high enough in the air but also ensure […]

MSMS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM WINS FIRST MEET OF THE SEASON

Mississippi School of Math and Science cross country team won first place at the Mooreville XC Invitational on Sept. 7.  Eighteen teams gathered in the cool, quiet morning at the Hussey Sod Farm, but by race time, the sun burned away the dew and reddened the necks of hundreds of runners and spectators. The Girls […]

14 MSMS STUDENTS ATTEND SCHOLASTIC REGIONAL AWARDS CEREMONY

Fourteen MSMS Creative Writing students traveled to Jackson recently to receive regional awards from the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards program in a ceremony held on the front lawn of the Eudora Welty House on Pinehurst Street. Before the ceremony students were treated to a picnic lunch at Millsaps College, then toured the Eudora Welty […]

MSMS STUDENTS WIN COLUMBUS EXCHANGE CLUB AWARDS

Congratulations to Madison Wypyski and Dev Jaiswal! Dev was selected as the MSMS ACE Award recipient (Accepting the Challenge of Excellence). Madison was selected as the MSMS Youth of the Year recipient. These awards are given annually by the Columbus Exchange Club. Students are nominated by the entire MSMS staff and the recipients selected by […]

12 STAR STUDENTS AND SIX STAR TEACHERS RECOGNIZED AT EDUCATION CELEBRATION

Congratulations to MSMS students Grace Ann Beech, Cade Burton, Connor Chitmon, Caleb Colley, Austin Cosby, Alan Elgin, Victoria Gong, Lane Hughes, Maria Kaltchenko, Timothy Lewis, Kaelon McNeece, and Hamilton Wan on being recognized as STAR Students (Student-Teacher-Achievement Recognition Program). These STAR students were recognized for their academic achievement among the state’s high school students at […]