August 4, 2010 RSS feed / School & Sports

BACKROADS AND BObTAILS

Another Rude Awakening

I tread lightly in stately fashion along the banks of pristine mountain streams. I enter the water at strategic intervals. There, I am as at-ease as a wading heron. I am, at once, angler and naturalist. I disturb not the water or its inhabitants. More...

Miller County Adult Ed students receive diplomas

Ten Miller County Adult Education students have completed the requirements necessary to receive their GED Diplomas. More...

School time is heresubmitted

Our teacher asked us what our favorite animal was, and I said, "Fried chicken." She said I wasn't funny, but she couldn't have been right, everyone else in the class laughed.   More...

MCES School Dress Code

The following items are NOT permitted   More...

School System Phone Directory

Superintendent’s Office 758-5592 Director of Curriculum/Staff Dev. More...

Tips and recipes for easy, kid-friendly breakfasts

Back-To-School Breakfast Recipes and Ideas

Getting kids to eat a healthy breakfast can be a next to impossible task. Depending on their ages and morning moods, we might be lucky to get a glass of instant breakfast drink into our kids before they’re out the door. More...

High School Principal welcomes staff and students

Dear Students,   It is time once again to begin putting away those summertime activities in order to prepare yourselves for the challenges and opportunities of a new school year. More...

Meal Prices 2010-2011

MCES Student Meal Prices Full Paying Reduced-Price Breakfast $1.00 $.30 Lunch $1.75 $.40 More...

Middle/High School Dress Code

The faculty, students, parents and administrators of the Miller County High School community believe that being well groomed is one of the key factors in creating a positive, significant, and respectful learning environment, One of the expectations More...

Board Policy Absences and Excuses

The Miller County Board of Education subscribes to a policy of good attendance and punctuality as essential to academic performance. More...

Bus Drivers & Numbers For 2010-2011

Dorothy Givens 02-05 Johnnie Alexander 98-28 Mary Frances Love 01-13 Duane Harden 24 More...

Miller County School System 2010-2011 School Calendar

The 2010-2011 calendar will be followed unless the State Clearance for Occupancy of the new school is delayed.   More...

Pre-schoolers complete program

Clara Hart and Patrina Hopson (not pictured) would like to congratulate the following children on completing the Abeka Pre-School program at The Kid’s Place. More...

Squirrel season to open August 15

Pursuing bushytails is a fall tradition for hunters of all ages   More...

Have Your Child’s Eyes Checked Before School Begins

Of all the tests your child may take this year, the most important may be an eye exam.

ATLANTA—Millions of children will start school this year with a vision problem that may inhibit their ability to learn and ultimately affect the rest of their lives. More...

School Supply List

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Superintendent’s Welcome

After many years in the Miller County School System, first as a student many years ago, and later as a teacher, assistant principal, principal, and now for the last seven years as superintendent, I have a deep sense of devotion to our schools. More...

Elementary School Faculty and Staff

Principal Tina Brooks Secretary Patsy Merritt Guidance Counselor Leslie Godwin School Nurse Angela Bush Data Clerk Jill Langley Literacy Coach Dawn Shepard More...

Education has changed

Remember when grandparents and great-grandparents stated that they only had an eighth grade education? Well, check this out. Could any of us have passed the eighth grade in 1895? This is the eighth-grade final exam from 1895 in Salina, Kansas, USA. More...

Welcome Back from MCMS Principal

Dear Parents, Students and Staff,   I would like to take this opportunity to welcome everyone back for another great school year. As with all things, this year holds the promise of great things here at Miller County Middle School.   More...

Welcome Back from MCES Principal

Dear Parents, Students, Faculty & Staff,   It is with great excitement that I welcome you back to the second year in our new school facility. More...

Middle School Faculty and Staff

Principal Frank Killingsworth Secretary Sherry Whitaker Teachers Kayla Andrews, Marilyn Brackin, Joan Broxton, Nancy Davis, Kristan Houston, Marianne More...

Back to School in 6 Easy Steps

Summer Changes   Back-to-school struggles still surprise many parents. After all, kids go back to school every year -- why don’t they know what to expect? More...