District Newsletter – Okolona School District

District Newsletter

Dear Parents,


The Okolona School District mourns the loss of Ms. Florence Moore, Interim Maintenance Director.  The Okolona School District will dismiss students early from school this Wednesday, May 24th for funeral arrangements.  Okolona Elementary students will be dismissed from school at 1:15pm and Okolona High School students will be dismissed at 1:30pm.  Ms. Moore’s funeral is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24th at 3:00pm in the Okolona High School gymnasium.  Classmates, friends, and the community are invited to attend.


The Okolona School District will be collecting money on behalf of the family on Tuesday, May 23rd at each school site.  We are soliciting your financial support as we attempt to be a blessing to the Moore family during their time of bereavement.


Again, we thank you for your loyal support in our efforts to accommodate the wishes of the bereaved family.


Educationally yours,

Dexter Green

Superintendent of Education


The Okolona School District will not offer Summer Remediation/ Enrichment classes this summer.  However, I encourage you to register your child ages 4-18 for the SUMMER LIVE Educational & Cultural Enrichment Program that will take place at the Market Auction Building on Hwy 45 next door to Smokey’s Restaurant and Gas.


The Okolona School District will host a free Summer Feeding Program at Okolona Elementary beginning June 5th and ending June 23rd.  Breakfast will be served from 9:00-9:30 am and lunch from 12:00-12:30pm in the Okolona Elementary cafeteria.  Parents must provide transportation.

Important Dates

          to Remember!


24- Last Day for Students


7- First Day for Students