The Seventh and Eighth grade students performed a Nativity play and sang Christmas Carols at the December PTO meeting. Between each scene of the play, the students stood dressed in their white shirts and Christmas ties to sing Christmas Carols led by Mrs. Lewis. The crowd rose to their feet at the conclusion of the performance cheering at how awesome the students had been that night.
Durant Public School District was honored to host an Adult Computer Class every Monday night for 6 weeks from November to December 2013 in the Commons Computer Lab. The class was conducted through Holmes Junior Community College. The class averaged 20 students from around the city, county, and surrounding cities.
On Veteran's Day, Durant Public School District held a Veteran's Day Program to recognize the importance of Veteran's Day and to honor the ones that had served. Mrs. JoNell Payton and Mr. Michael Earl Howard spoke to the audience.The Veterans were seated down front and called up to receive a certificate of appreciation. Some of the faculty and staff of the school were recognized for their services. A picture was taken out front with the flags and refreshments were served in the Commons.
The Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth grade students performed at the November PTO meeting. Their performances included a poem of about being thankful, a play about Thanksgiving, and a song by the whole group that sang "The Greatest Love of All" by Whitney Houston. The whole performance was amazing and the students did an awesome job. Thank you to all of the parents and faculty that came out to support the PTO program.