Good Afternoon Bearcat Nation! Just a reminder that school WILL be in session on President's Day: Monday, February 19, 2024.
16 days ago, FMSD
FMSD Central Office Regular Board of Trustees Meeting will be held tonight at 5:15. Hope to see you there!
23 days ago, FMSD
Please see the attached flyer for information about Open House!
about 2 months ago, HMS
Open House
Open House Spanish
REMINDER: Today is Report Card pick up. Please come to Open House from 3:30-5:30. Meet the Bearcats will be immediately following Open House.
5 months ago, FMSD
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BATTLE OF THE GOLDEN CHICKEN Leah Rigby OCT 18, 2023 Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Bearcats of ALL Ages: Please mark your calendars- The date of the long awaited Battle of the Golden Chicken has been moved to Thursday, October 26th. Come out to support the Bearcats at L.O. Atkins Field - Home of the Bearcats! BRING THAT CHICKEN HOME BOYS!!!! #pawsup
5 months ago, FMSD
Reminder: Schools will be closed for Fall Break on the following days: Thursday, October 12; Friday, October 13; and Monday, October, 16. Students will return to school on Tuesday, October 17.
5 months ago, FMSD
Game Day! Rock the Rebels! #pawsup
5 months ago, FMSD
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The Bearcats are ready to "Rock the Rebels!" Dress up as a Rock Star or wear your favorite Rock band T-Shirt!!! Watch the CATS roll out on the field and rock the Rebels this Friday night at Scott Central High School!! "We are the champions, my friends And we'll keep on fighting till the end..." -Queen
6 months ago, FMSD
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Dr. Melanie R. Nelson Appointed as New Superintendent of Forest Municipal School District The Board members of the Forest Municipal School District are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Melanie Nelson as the district’s new superintendent. Dr. Nelson’s career in education spans 31 years in public school education. Her experiences include classroom teacher for 13 years, assistant principal, curriculum specialist, and elementary principal for 10 years. She is currently the Director of Elementary Education and Federal Programs in the Biloxi Public School District, an “A” rated school district. Dr. Nelson earned her Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi. In her role as Federal Programs Director, she has managed million-dollar budgets and has partnered with agencies such as the Kellogg Foundation and the Keesler Air Force Base to bring grants into the district which benefitted students and teachers. Dr. Nelson has also been active in the community by utilizing her grant writing skills to secure a community grant to support literacy and English Language acquisition and GED attainment. All the elementary schools under her supervision are rated “A” or “B”. The Board members worked with the Mississippi School Boards Association in the superintendent search process. After a three-week search time frame, there were 13 applicants from inside and outside the state. The Board set prior documented leadership in a successful school district, experience in improving academic achievement, experience in a school or district with a high ELL student population, the ability to develop a climate of trust and openness with all stakeholders, and visibility in the schools and the community as key characteristics for the new superintendent. Charles Longmire, FMSD Board President, stated, “After a nationwide search for the best qualified candidate to lead the district in a positive direction, the board has chosen Dr. Melanie Nelson. She possesses proven leadership skills and a working knowledge of how to improve student achievement. The Board members look forward to partnering with her to serve the students of FMSD. The Board is also appreciative of the input from the faculty, staff, and community members during the search process.” Dr. Nelson is a 2018 graduate of the MSBA Prospective Superintendents Academy. She received the Service to the Community and Continued Education to East Biloxi Award in 2021 and was presented with the National Association of Federal Program Administrators State Leadership Award in 2020. She is a member of several professional and community organizations.
7 months ago, FMSD
Nelson
Dr. Melanie R. Nelson Appointed as New Superintendent of Forest Municipal School District The Board members of the Forest Municipal School District are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Melanie Nelson as the district’s new superintendent. Dr. Nelson’s career in education spans 31 years in public school education. Her experiences include classroom teacher for 13 years, assistant principal, curriculum specialist, and elementary principal for 10 years. She is currently the Director of Elementary Education and Federal Programs in the Biloxi Public School District, an “A” rated school district. Dr. Nelson earned her Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi. In her role as Federal Programs Director, she has managed million-dollar budgets and has partnered with agencies such as the Kellogg Foundation and the Keesler Air Force Base to bring grants into the district which benefitted students and teachers. Dr. Nelson has also been active in the community by utilizing her grant writing skills to secure a community grant to support literacy and English Language acquisition and GED attainment. All the elementary schools under her supervision are rated “A” or “B”. The Board members worked with the Mississippi School Boards Association in the superintendent search process. After a three-week search time frame, there were 13 applicants from inside and outside the state. The Board set prior documented leadership in a successful school district, experience in improving academic achievement, experience in a school or district with a high ELL student population, the ability to develop a climate of trust and openness with all stakeholders, and visibility in the schools and the community as key characteristics for the new superintendent. Charles Longmire, FMSD Board President, stated, “After a nationwide search for the best qualified candidate to lead the district in a positive direction, the board has chosen Dr. Melanie Nelson. She possesses proven leadership skills and a working knowledge of how to improve student achievement. The Board members look forward to partnering with her to serve the students of FMSD. The Board is also appreciative of the input from the faculty, staff, and community members during the search process.” Dr. Nelson is a 2018 graduate of the MSBA Prospective Superintendents Academy. She received the Service to the Community and Continued Education to East Biloxi Award in 2021 and was presented with the National Association of Federal Program Administrators State Leadership Award in 2020. She is a member of several professional and community organizations.
7 months ago, FMSD
Dr. Nelson
FMSD Open House has been rescheduled for Tuesday, August 15th. Each campus will be open from 4:00 p.m. - 6 p.m. to greet students and parents.
7 months ago, FMSD
OPEN HOUSE
Car rider drop-off and pick-up will be at the front of the building this year. Remember, students can not be dropped off before 7:20 AM. Students may be picked up after school as early as 2:50 PM.
7 months ago, Leah Rigby
HMS Car rider info
Don't forget to pick up your schedules today from 8 a.m - 3 p.m if you have not already done so.
7 months ago, FMSD
Schedule
Registro FMSD: HOY es el ÚLTIMO día para todos los que regresan Estudiantes de FMSD para registrarse. La INSCRIPCIÓN se lleva a cabo en el gimnasio de HAWKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL este año. El registro finalizará a las 6 p.m.
8 months ago, FMSD
Registro FMSD: HOY es el ÚLTIMO día para todos los que regresan Estudiantes de FMSD para registrarse. La INSCRIPCIÓN se lleva a cabo en el gimnasio de HAWKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL este año. El registro finalizará a las 6 p.m.
8 months ago, FMSD
FMSD Registration: TODAY is the FINAL day for all returning FMSD students to register. REGISTRATION is held at HAWKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL gym this year. Registration will end at 6 p.m.
8 months ago, FMSD
FMSD Registration: TODAY is the FINAL day for all returning FMSD students to register. REGISTRATION is held at HAWKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL gym this year. Registration will end at 6 p.m.
8 months ago, FMSD
Esports Materials for Hawkins Middle School and Forest High School. Help give my students the opportunity to participate in Esports competitions in order to receive college scholarships.
9 months ago, FMSD
Donors Choose
Esports Materials for Hawkins Middle School and Forest High School. Help give my students the opportunity to participate in Esports competitions in order to receive college scholarships.
The following students placed in the top 12 in the Personal Finance Challenge 2023 for Middle School. They will compete at state on April 20, 2023 as a team. Maleihya Jones, Rafael Francisco Gomez, Jon McGee, Hayden Quigley
11 months ago, FMSD
Students