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Many Discipline Problems? One Solution.
Monday, May 12th
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Petal Primary School Gym
 Petal Primary School will be adopting Conscious Discipline as their classroom management technique.  A Loving Guidance Associate and Conscious Discipline Trainer, Elizabeth Montero-Cefalo will be leading a parent night to help parents better understand Conscious Discipline and how they can effectively use the skills of Conscious Discipline at home.

Dinner and childcare will be provided for families who are registered.

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Mississippian Day
PES Famous Mississippi
Laughter & Lagniappe

Petal Middle School
Petal High School
Student Scholar Athletes Honored

APRIL 8, 2014

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New Immunization
Requirement for Entering 
Seventh Graders
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Now Hiring Bus Drivers
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Common Core Standards
The Petal School District has begun the process to implement the new Common Core Standards into all grades. The Common Core Standards have been adopted by 44 states and will help ensure that the academic expectations are consistent among the participating states. For more information from Mississippi State Superintendent of Education Dr. Tom Burnham, click here.

Mission Statement
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The mission of the Petal School District is to empower all students with the attitudes, knowledge, and life-long learning skills essential to thrive as responsible citizens in an ever-changing global society.

Core Beliefs
We believe that:

  • A person's potential to learn is limitless.
  • All people have intrinsic worth.
  • Strength comes from engaging the full diversity of the community.
  • Teamwork is essential to the continuous success of an organization.
  • Family is the most important influence in the development of the individual.
  • People can direct their own future.
  • People are influenced more by what others do than by what they say.

Strategic Objectives 
By the year 2014, all students will:
  • Meet the academic standards established by the Petal School District School Board.
  • Continually contribute as responsible citizens.
  • Continually demonstrate progress in setting and achieving goals driven by their personal ambition.

Non-Discrimination Policy

The Petal School District will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, handicap, religion, or natural origin with regard to any policy, procedure, or program application.

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