Welcome to the Sunflower County Consolidated School District's Website! I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to each of you! I am Dr. Debra Dace, Superintendent of Schools. We hope that you find our new website both interactive and informative.
Superintendent Dace’s plans to improve education for all children include A Blueprint for Great Schools, Healthy Kids, bullying and hate-motivated behavior prevention, awards programs, and other working teams.
Sunflower County Consolidated School District is composed of thirteen (13) schools all working together to improve student achievement. Six elementary schools, A.W. James Elementary School, Carver Elementary School, East Sunflower Elementary School, J.C. Rosser Elementary School, Lockard Elementary School, and Ruleville Central Elementary School, house kindergarten through sixth grade students. In addition, Inverness Elementary School houses kindergarten through eighth grade. Three middle schools, Drew Hunter Middle School, Moorhead Middle School, and Ruleville Middle School, serve sixth through eighth grade students. The Robert L. Merritt Junior High School educates seventh through ninth grade students, and Gentry High School educates tenth through twelfth grade students. Ruleville Central High School complete the educational process for ninth through 12th grades.
Members of the Sunflower County United for Children and W.K. Kellogg Foundation will be hosting a “Meet & Greet” Event to give residents an opportunity to meet Dr. Debra Dace, the newly appointed Superintendent of the Sunflower County Consolidated School District. We encourage everyone to come out to support our superintendent and share your ideas and concerns or just wrap your arms around her and let her know that we’re all in support so we can have a successful year. The events will take place on the following dates and locations: