Mission Statement  

Our Mission

Our school motto is Tigers to the Top. We want to instill a high work ethic in our students. The goal is for each student to grow behaviorally, cognitively, socially, and academically.

Our Vision

DeSoto County Schools will be regionally and nationally recognized as a system of superior-performing schools that ignite a passion for learning, while inspiring student success through instructional excellence and exemplary leadership.

Our Goals

1. Ensure a safe, secure, and orderly environment for all.


2. Improve student achievement through a guaranteed, viable curriculum.


3. Provide extracurricular opportunities that foster the personal growth of all.


4. Recruit, develop, and retain a workforce of individuals committed to the district’s mission and vision.


5. Develop principled, strong instructional leaders.


6. Develop strategies to increase the graduation rate and reduce the dropout rate.


7. Further develop productive community and parental partnerships.


8. Assist students in developing habits that promote a healthy lifestyle.


9. Continuously replace and update technology.


10. Manage the systems’ facilities in a financially responsible manner.

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