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Union County School District improves upon its Pre-K success

March 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) has recently emphasized early childhood education in order to prepare students for Kindergarten. Even though the Pre-K Program in Union County has proven successful, to meet the new MDE guidelines, the district has placed more resources and emphasis on this critical area [Continue Reading]

Dee-1 and Shaunzy find appreciative fans at second Levitt AMP

June 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

New Albany, Mississippi- Everybody there was glad they’d come. Heavy rain a few hours before show time and threatened rain throughout the evening clearly hurt the turnout. But it didn’t rain while Shaunzy and Dee-1 were on stage Saturday night for the second free concert of the 2016 Levitt AMP Music Series [Continue Reading]

Schools to close due to threat of inclement weather.

January 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Officials of both New Albany City Schools and Union County schools have announced that all schools will be closed tomorrow, Friday, January 22, 2016, due to the threat of bad weather. Local weather forcasts are calling for a chance of rain changing to snow early Friday morning, and periods of rain and/or snow on [Continue Reading]

Union County School District Scores High on PARCC Assessment

December 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

The 2014-2015 school year was certainly one of challenges for educators across the state. It was the first year that schools were assessed on the Common Core State Standards. How students were to be assessed was fairly unknown to teachers as Mississippi participated in PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness [Continue Reading]

Union County Schools prepare to present “Tarzan” musical

September 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Rehearsals for the musical comedy “Tarzan” were underway Thursday afternoon in New Albany, and involved students from all four campuses of the Union County Public School District. The two-act musical, based on the 1924 novel by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs, will be performed October 2, 3 and 4 at [Continue Reading]
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