BAXTERVILLE SCHOOL is a small, rural school located in Lamar County. It currently serves 303 Pre-K through eighth grade students. Our educators are inventive, determined, and committed to using all available resources to ensure a safe and challenging atmosphere for all students. Baxterville School has experienced steady academic growth during the last two years. We are currently deemed a successful school under the current Mississippi Department of Education accountability system.
Baxterville School has been awarded numerous grants including Project Fit America, Kohl's, and Target. We are a Title 1 school and showcase frequent events with high parental involvement. Baxterville School highlights special events throughout the year such as Fall Festival, Homecoming, Q&U Wedding, and MCT2 Pep Rally. Other family-oriented activities include Grits for Grans, Date with Dads, Muffins for Moms, and Family Reading Night. We also have students who have placed at the district level in the reading fairs and spelling bees. Baxterville School offers numerous extracurricular activities that include archery, football, basketball, cheer, fastpitch, baseball, band, music, and showchoir.