AHS announces Star Student and Teacher

By Press Reports

Emily Miler has been named as Ackerman High School’s STAR (Student- Teacher Achievement Recognition) Student for the 2011-2012 school year by the Mississippi Economic Council’s M.B. Swayze Educational Foundation, sponsor of the STAR program. STAR Students are selected on the basis of academic excellence. Both American College Test scores and scholastic averages are compared to determine the school’s STAR Student. Each STAR Student is asked to designate a STAR Teacher, the classroom teacher who has made the greatest contribution to the student’s scholastic achievement. Linda Reed, Ackerman High School English Teacher, was designated as STAR Teacher.