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Career & Technical students score wins at state HOSA competition

May 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

The student organization Health Occupational Students of America (HOSA) state leadership competition was recently held in Jackson. The Career and Technical Center at New Albany High School had twenty-three students to participate in the HOSA competition. Hailey Adsit, Casey Clark, and Demetria Shumpert placed 1st in [Continue Reading]

Ferrell named New Albany High School principal

May 22, 2017 // 2 Comments

On May 19, 2017, New Albany School District’s Board of Trustees approved John Ferrell as theNew Albany High School Principal, effective July 1, 2017. A native of Booneville, Mississippi, Ferrell received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Mississippi. His professional background at New [Continue Reading]

Learning soft skills makes students more employable

May 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Career & Technical Education Focuses on ‘Soft Skills’   Soft skills have been the focus of study for students enrolled in classes at the New Albany High School of Career and Technical Education.  For the past two weeks, instructors have been team teaching students those skills that will help make them [Continue Reading]

Myrtle Kiwanis name 2017 Terrific Kids

May 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

In 2010, the Kiwanis Club of New Albany began its Terrific Kids program at Myrtle.  Monthly recognition is given to Terrific Kids in each K-3 class.  The Terrific Kids are selected by their teachers for demonstrating a positive attitude, good character and responsible citizenship. Myrtle Kiwanis TERRIFIC kids: (L to [Continue Reading]

New Albany Elementary School celebrates Cinco de Mayo

May 15, 2017 // 0 Comments

On Friday, May 5th, the EL students grades K-2 at New Albany Elementary performed for their peers and parents in a special Cinco de Mayo program. Cinco de Mayo celebrates the victory of the Mexican Army at Puebla in 1862. The school event was filled with music, elaborate costumes, and dancing!  Following the [Continue Reading]

New Albany Students Attend Career & Technology Day

May 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

The New Albany School of Career & Technical Education hosted “Career & Technology Day” on Friday, May 5 on the campus of New Albany High School. Career and Technology Day began as Technology Day in 2009 to expose high school students to the technology used in industries and careers in the northeast [Continue Reading]

New Albany High School art exhibit to open at museum

May 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Annual New Albany High School Art Exhibit will open Monday, May 8, from 5:30 – 7 at the Union County Heritage Museum, 114 Cleveland Street.  Work from the students features two and three dimensional pieces as well as a short movie.  The exhibit will have  a lot of imagination and energy, as always.  Awards [Continue Reading]

NASC&T Culinary Arts student operates coffee cart at NAHS event

May 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS-  Mikael-Olivia Knowlton, a Culinary Arts II student at the NAHS School of Career & Technical Education, created a coffee cart for teachers to enjoy during Vision Time/Genius Hour at NAHS. The cart consisted of zucchini bread, banana nut bread, sea salt caramels, dark chocolates, and High Pointe [Continue Reading]

NASC&T students studying the threat of obesity

May 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

New Albany, MS- Students in Nannette Ballard’s Family Science classes at the New Albany High School of Career & Technical Education are learning about the consequences of obesity. Ballard received funding through the Dean Provence Endowment for Excellence in Education grant program and was able to purchase [Continue Reading]
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