Perfect Scores: BSD recognizes students who excel in state testing performance

Perfect scorers for 2018-19 state tests for Baldwyn High School included, from left, Luke Turner, Nathan George, and Jackson Allen. News photo/Demi Roberts

Baldwyn School recently celebrated students in grades fourth through twelfth who made achievements in last school year’s (2018-19) state testing areas. 

Students were recognized for scoring advanced, proficient, and/or showing growth in ELA, math, and/or science.  High school students were recognized for showing growth, proficiency, and/or advancement on state tests in all four subject areas including Algebra I, Biology I, English II, and U.S. History.

These students were awarded and recognized during the last two weeks’ home Bearcat Basketball games. Students who earned perfect scores on their MAAP testing also received plaques. All students received a free admission ticket to the basketball game. A total of 317 students were eligible for recognition across the district. 

Students who earned a perfect score in their state tested subject also received a plaque for their achievement which included Leighanna Allen (4th), Kmauryen Johnson (5th), Layla Kelly (5th), Ridge Mask (4th), Alyson McCarthy (5th), Madelyn Moss (5th), A’Keileonna Nichols (5th), Hunter Dobbs (6th), Karlyn Courtney (7th), Anden Earnest (7th), Macy Murphy (7th), Grady Allen (8th), Lillian Floyd (8th), Gentry Griffin (8th), Hayley Moss (8th), Nathan George (9th), John Turner (9th), and Jackson Allen (9th). “We want to take every opportunity we can to recognize the hard work and achievement of our students, our staff, and the community’s support in making sure every child has a chance to succeed in academics at Baldwyn Schools,” Superintendent Jason McKay said. 

Perfect scorers for 2018-2019 who are in grades 5-8th include, front row from left, Hunter Dobbs, Maddie Moss, Alyson McCarthy, A’keilonna Nichols, Layla Kelly. Back row from left are Kmauryen Johnson, Gentry Griffin, Karlyn Courtney, Hayley Moss, Anden Earnest, Lilly Floyd, Gabee Kate Lee, Macy Murphy, and Grady Allen.
Baldwyn Elementary School 2018-2019 state test perfect scorers include Ridge Mask, left, and Leighanna Allen.