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Excel By 5 Certified

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Coalition Members

  • Superintendent Cassandra Williams – Canton Public Schools
  • Superintendent Dr. Ronnie McGehee – Madison County Schools
  • Assistant Superintendent Dr. Pollia Griffin – Madison County Schools (retired)
  • Hurstine Watts – City of Canton
  • Dr. Nancy New – New Summit Schools and MS Community Education Center
  • Dt. Mary Sims Johnson – Madison County Citizens Services Agency
  • Roylean Payton – Headstart
  • Charlotte Wilson – Madison County Schools
  • Certification Manager Veda Archie – Canton Public Schools
  • Eliza Ueltschey – New Summit Schools
  • Jed Oppenheimer – Jackson Area United Way
  • Jan Collins – Madison County Business League & Foundation

icon Excel By 5 Resolution (109.00 KB)
Excel By 5 Board of Supervisors Resolution

icon North Madison County Excel By 5 Resource Manual (329.00 KB)

Excel By 5

Excel By 5 is an innovative initiative designed to encourage and assist communities to become actively involved in preparing children for kindergarten and first grade. The Madison County Business League & Foundation serves as Co-Lead Agencies for the North Madison County Excel By 5 initiative. For more information go to www.excelby5.com  or call Bob Clay at (601)-918-9152.


News related to Excel By 5

Photos from Back to School Children's Health & Wellness Expo/Parent Forum

The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition hosted a Back to School Children's Health & Wellness Expo/Parent Forum on September 16, 2017, in Canton, MS. Read More

MS Early Childhood Inclusion Center Fall Calendar

North Madison County Excel by 5 Coalition Members, per conversation with Dr. Mary Sims-Johnson, attached is a copy of the MS Early Childhood Inclusion Center Fall Calendar through the USM Institute for Disability Studies' Fall Training Calendar. Please share with your colleagues, friends and families. Read More

2017 Back to School Children's Health and Wellness Expo

The Excel by 5 Back to School Children's Health and Wellness Expo is September 16th at Saint Paul A.M.E. Zion Church Family Life Center. Read More

Photos from Recent Meetings

Here are photos from both the North Madison County Excel by 5 Coalition Meeting on April 19, 2017 and the Education Partner's Meeting/Community Information in Canton at the Greater Refuge Church on April 22, 2017. Read More

Pre-Kindegarten Tool

Special thanks for attending our 2nd Quarterly Coalition Meeting on April 19, 2017. Our attendance rate was at 68%, exceeding our 50% required attendance rate. We received excellent strategies to enhance the involvement of our Coalition Members and the North Madison County Community.  Read More

Excel By 5 School Readiness Event

In Recognition of "National Week of the Young Child": April 24-28, 2017 Read More

Excel by 5 Certification Celebration Photos

The North Madison County Excel By 5 Coalition hosted a Excelebration on Saturday, April 9, 2016, at the MSU Early Childhood Education Resource Center in Canton to announce certification as an early childhood community. Read More

Excel by 5 Certification Celebration

To celebrate certification as an Early Childhood Community, the North Madison County Excel by 5 Steering Committee announces an Excelebration event on Saturday, April 9, 2016, from 10:00 - 12:00 noon at the Central MS Resource and Referral Center (Grand Old Post Office ) in Canton, MS. Special guest will be First Lady Deborah Bryant.
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Grand Opening for Central Mississippi Resource and Referral Center

The Early Years Network and Excel By 5 are hosting a grand opening event for the Central Mississippi Resource and Referral Center in Canton, MS.
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North Madison County Excel by 5 becomes Certified Early Child Care Community

Congratulations and Thank You! Read More

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