News and Announcements

New Superintendent, Mr. Chris Ferrell

The McGehee School Board announces Chris Ferrell as the district's new Superintendent. Mr. Ferrell is currently the Assistant Superintendent for the Manila School District in Northeast Arkansas. He starts July 1.

School Board receives Master Board distinction 

Board members Katie Daniel, William Campbell, Toby Young, Jeff Owyoung, Joe Herren, Judy Lattimore and Clarke Pugh are pictured holding a plaque issued by the Arkansas School Boards Association for the distinction of being a Master Board.


  • 2017-18 Dance Team
    MHS Dance Team 2017-2018
    Hannah Adams
    Kyler Bearden
    Areonna Clifton
    Madalyn Cooper
    Kase Davis
    Mary Dunn
    Arrionna Esaw
    Valeria Espinoza
    Brianna Everett
    CaTravia Harlmo
    Madysen Jackson
    Gianna Margino
    Sarah Martin
    Autumn Meaux
    Kaitlyn Mosby
    Keyanna Spratt

    CJH Dance Team 2017-2018
    Aaliyah Bearden
    Shaquanna Covington
    Tamasia Dobbs
    Lillian Harlmo
    Avian Hill
    Armari Jackson
    Drue Jordan
    Briannon McNeice
    Brandi Moore
    Allison Robinson
    Addyson Shields
    Abbrien Smith
    Megan Taylor
    Posted Apr 7, 2017, 11:51 AM by McGehee Schools
  • 2017-18 Cheerleaders
    2017-2018 MJH Cheerleaders
     Alexa Barry
     Mary Burdan
     CC Birchfield
     Mattie Bolling
     Annabella Day
     Lauren Fowler
     Ayden Kaufman
     Lonni Lang
     Madeline Lucky
     Annsley Pugh
     Jayla Reed
     Hannah Reeves
     Maison Wright
     Kensley Wrobel
     Anna Zeno
     Maggie- Holly Ray

     2017-2018 MHS Cheerleaders
     Ashlynn Baker
     Kinslee Burdan
     Catherine Cox
     Kamille Evans
     Anna Fowler
     McKinley Grant
     Dayja James
     Caroline Massey
     Skyler McAffry
     Kelsey McGraw
     Mallory Pambianchi
     Christie Shopher
     Madelyn Taylor
     Emma Zieman
     Ginna Zieman

    Posted Mar 17, 2017, 7:52 PM by McGehee Schools
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McGehee Elementary #MES

  • Pictures!!! MES Class Pictures and 6th Grade Graduation Pictures--Monday, April 10th
    Posted Apr 5, 2017, 6:06 AM by Elizabeth Robinson
  • Career Week at MES! McGehee Elementary School observed Career Week March 13th-16th.  Students had many different speakers in the classes to talk about different jobs they could have in the future including the ...
    Posted Mar 30, 2017, 6:43 AM by Elizabeth Robinson
  • PARENT SURVEY It is time again for our yearly parent survey.  Please know that your opinions are used in making decisions about our schools.  We appreciate the time you give to complete ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2017, 9:13 AM by Elizabeth Robinson
  • Kindergarten & Preschool Registration Registration for Kindergarten or Preschool will be March 16th from 2:00-6:00 p.m. in the McGehee Elementary Library.We need everyone to register that can in order ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2017, 2:58 PM by Elizabeth Robinson
  • Congratulations to MES National Winner!!!!    Vyve had an assembly Dec. 7th at the BGC for the 700+ students of McGehee Elementary School. Mayor Jeff Owyoung, Desha County Judge Jack May, and State Representative Mark McElroy ...
    Posted Dec 14, 2016, 8:25 AM by Elizabeth Robinson
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McGehee Junior High School #CJHS

  • Awards Ceremony
    Posted May 11, 2017, 7:31 AM by Toni Jacobs
  • Career Development Guest Speakers    Clearwater Paper CorporationMr. Chris Davis-Labor ManagerMr. Eric Reed- Quality/Environmental Technician, (Former Florida Marlins- Pro Baseball Player)
    Posted May 10, 2017, 10:26 AM by Toni Jacobs
  • Teacher Appreciation Week Conner Junior High parents provided lunch today to show their appreciation for our teachers. Thank you parents for your support! 
    Posted May 4, 2017, 12:09 PM by Toni Jacobs
  • Seed Digging Shawna Burns, LPC, LADAC-CS, trained McGehee School District staff in "Seed Digging" techniques on May 1, 2017. 
    Posted May 2, 2017, 1:30 PM by Toni Jacobs
  • Professional Development McGehee School District staff attended District Team Building Professional Development on Monday, May 1, 2017.         
    Posted May 2, 2017, 1:25 PM by Toni Jacobs
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McGehee High School #MHS

  • MHS Drama Production The MHS Drama Club is proud to present the musical Thoroughly Modern Millie.April 8th, 2017 at 6:00pmMcGehee High School AuditoriumTickets $3.00
    Posted Mar 27, 2017, 12:52 PM by Laressa Summitt
  • Parent Survey Instructions
    Posted Mar 13, 2017, 10:57 AM by Laressa Summitt
  • Report Cards Report Cards will go out Tuesday, January 17, 2016.
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 11:08 AM by Laressa Summitt
  • MHS Students of the Month December 2016 December 2016 Students of the MonthSenior - Shayla CollinsJunior - Jack MurphySophomore - Madelyn TaylorFreshmen - Ronnie Gilmore
    Posted Dec 12, 2016, 7:14 AM by Laressa Summitt
  • Progress Reports Progress reports will go out to all MHS students Tuesday, November 15, 2016.
    Posted Nov 7, 2016, 10:01 AM by Laressa Summitt
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District Calendar


  • The Joys and Challenges of Raising Gifted Children - November 15, 2016 The Joys and Challenges of Raising Gifted ChildrenSponsored by Arkansans for Gifted and Talented EducationPresented by John AntonettiNovember 15, 20166:30 p.m. – 7:30 p ...
    Posted Oct 26, 2016, 11:19 AM by McGehee Schools
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