BMS Leadership Team
4 months ago
Hello! My name is Landon Pollard and I am honored to be serving in my 6th year as principal of Byhalia Middle School. I've worked in several districts across our state before coming to Marshall County, including Jackson Public Schools, Clinton, and Canton school districts.
Am a three time graduate of the University of Mississippi, earning my Bachelor's in English, Master's in Curriculum and Instruction, and Specialist's in Educational Leadership. Go Rebs!
I currently live in Memphis with my wife, who is a fellow educator.
I'm extremely excited about the progress our school and students have made at BMS in the past several years, and I look forward to working with our new students, parents, and teachers to continue that growth.
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns about your child's education."
Hello! My name is John Danley and I am honored to be serving in my 1st year as assistant principal of Byhalia Middle School. I've worked in several districts across our state before coming to Marshall County, including Greenville Public Schools and Desoto County School districts.
I am a graduate of Prairie View A & M University, earning my Bachelor's Degree in Health & Human Performance and my Master's in Educational Leadership from Grand Canyon University.I currently live in Olive Branch with my wife, three daughters and son who is currently studying at the University of Oklahoma. I look forward to working with our new students, parents, and teachers to make this a great year. John Danley Assistant Principal
Hi! My name is Milony Jenkins, and I'm very excited to be serving in my third year as Instructional Facilitator at Byhalia Middle. Before joining the BMS Team, I taught at Byhalia High School for 11 years as an English and Theatre Arts Teacher.
I received my BA Degree in English Education from Rust College, a MaEd. Degree from Union University and currently I’m seeking a Specialist in Educational Leadership from the University of Mississippi.
I currently reside in Memphis, TN with my husband and two dogs. I look forward to another great year of endless possibilities and successes involving our students, parents, teachers and the Byhalia community!Milony JenkinsInstructional Facilitator
Greetings! My name is Ms. Tina Kimmons. I’ve been working as a Professional School Counselor for almost 10 years. I’ve received my undergraduate degree in Social Work. But, after working with children for 3 years as a Mental Health Therapist, I decided to pursue my Master’s in Counseling in Educational Setting.
I love working with children and believe that every child can succeed regardless of his/her background!
I have a precious little son name Caiden Noel Kimmons. He keeps me busy!
I am here at BMS to serve the children, parents, and our wonderful staff. Please feel free to contact me via telephone (662)838-2591 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance. Go Indians!Tina KimmonsCounselor
BETA Club Induction Ceremony
19 days ago
Byhalia Middle School held its National Junior Beta Club Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5:00pm. Nineteen Seventh and Eighth Graders were inducted in the ceremony. Beta Club is a student centered organization, whose mission includes continual development and nurturing of individuals by providing opportunities and experiences that enable them to demonstrate the ideals of character, achievement, service, and leadership in a global community.
Students pledged to be honest and truthful at all times, maintain a creditable scholastic record, be a service to their teachers and fellow man, and conduct themselves in a moral and ethical manner. It is an honor to announce that the following students were inducted to the National Junior Beta Club at Byhalia Middle School:
Drake Berry, Jessica Brown, Joshua Carter, LaKendra Duncan, Kyle Edwards, Kyla Elliott, Nytavia Gary, Braxton Grisham, Araiyen Hodges, Martavious Hullett, Balies Jones, Jacob Malone, Nairombi Marshall, Jesus Pina, Jamal Pye, America Ruiz, Deshawn Sharp, Jaylnn Stewart, Shalyn Walker, Kimberly Jackson, Beta Sponsor.
Bluejays Junior Garden Club
about 1 month ago
BMS Awarded "High Progress Reward School"
4 months ago
This award status goes to schools that represent the highest 10% of schools that have improved in overall performance over the past two years and all within the top quartiles of schools in performance gains of the lowest 25% subgroup.
"Additionally, Byhalia Middle School was recognized as one of 20 schools state wide to receive the status of "Title I Distinguished School." This is "awarded to the top 20 Title I schools who have effectively closed the achievement gap between the black and white student subgroups in Reading/Language Arts and Mathematics for two or more consecutive years "As an added surprise bonus, each of the Title I Distinguished Schools received a check for an additional $23,750.05 in Title I funds to be spent at our discretion. Picture above is myself and Mr. Moore receiving the awards and check from State Superintendent Dr. Wright and Director of Federal Programs Marcus Cheeks.
Needless to say, this is a HUGE accomplishment for everyone associated with BMS - the students, the teachers, the faculty and staff, and the parents. THANK YOU to everyone who has dedicated countless hours and hard work to giving our students a fantastic education.I was and am extremely proud to say we have such a phenomenal team.L. Pollard, Principal"
Pictured above is Landon Pollard, Principal of BMS, Jerry Moore, Superintendent of Marshall County Schools and Carey M. Wright, Ed. D., State Superintendent of Education
Congratulations Ms. Humble!
about 1 month ago
BMS students visit Humming Bird Festival
2 months ago
Teacher of the Year
5 months ago
Ms. Kimberly Jackson was voted as the 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year by her peers. Ms. Jackson serves as our 7th grade Science teacher, Grade Level Chair, Beta Club Sponsor, Cheerleading and Pom Pon Sponsor, and Tier III Interventionist. Congratulations to Ms. Jackson for all her hard work!
Congratulations Ms. Kimmons -National Board Certified Counselor!
4 months ago