Thames Elementary celebrates improved test scores

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Students and faculty at one Hattiesburg school spent part of their Friday morning celebrating their improved academic achievements.

Teachers and students at Thames Elementary School gathered for a lively assembly program and other activities to mark improvements in last year's MCT (Mississippi Curriculum Test) scores.

During testing for the period May, 2012 to May, 2013, the school improved from Level D (Academic Watch) to a Level B (High-Performing).

Friday's assembly program also included the recognition of individual student academic achievements.