Month: March 2016

Demonstration Speeches

The Marshall Academy speech class recently presented their demonstration speeches. A demonstration speech is a form of informative speech where the speaker’s primary purpose is to teach the audience how to complete a task, and this is largely accomplished by demonstrating the task through a series of steps. Junior, Wil Summerlin gave his speech on…

Beta Club Inductions

      Congratulations to our new Beta Club members. They were inducted today during our Spring Ceremony. The Senior Beta Club members led our ceremony and talked about the key factors of being a good Beta – achievement, character, leadership, & service.

Read Across America & Dr Seuss

The Pre-K through 3rd Grade has been busy this week celebrating Read Across America and Dr. Seuss. Each day they have had a theme for their outfits to help celebrate Dr Seuss’ Birthday. Tuesday- Show your socks day in honor of Fox in Socks; Wednesday – Wacky Day in honor of Wacky Wednesday; Thursday –…

Junior High Math Competition at NWMCC

Four of our Jr. High Math Students attended The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition at Northwest Mississippi Community College. On February 29, students from district schools traveled to the campus for testing. Representing Marshall Academy included: (l to r) Joey Butler, Tanner Cook, Kristy Wang, and Erin Burleson.

Youth Leadership Conference

Last week Blake Martin and Whitt Rodgers, both Juniors at Marshall Academy, traveled to Jackson, MS for the Youth Leadership Conference sponsored by the Mississippi EPA. Blake and Whitt traveled with other youth from our area as delegates for Northcentral Electric Power Association. During the conference students studied the finer aspects of leadership, enjoyed a…