•Manage PERKS program which partners businesses with educators to provide discounts and special offers to DeSoto County Schools’ employees. •Social Media •Coordinate special events for students, teachers, staff, and the community. •Coordinate and manage Teachers, Parents, and Administrator of the Year programs. •Adopt-a-School (Partners in Education). •Coordinate and manage Reaching for the Stars program. •Build community support with parents and stakeholders through timely dissemination of information. •Work closely with local media for positive news opportunities. •Voter registration awareness and registration with high school seniors and new employees.
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The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) of DeSoto County sponsored a TitleWish campaign to purchase books for Walls Elementary School and Horn Lake Elementary School libraries. 100 percent of monies raised were donated to each school.
Tajuana Williams, DeSoto County Schools director of mental health, said the district started offering mental health services in 2018 before the COVID-19 pandemic and now has 12 school-based mental health therapists to help students address any issues surrounding their mental health.