About Lafayette County School District

Established in 1965, the Lafayette County School District seeks to create a distinguished, innovative school community highly regarded for excellence, opportunity, and service.  Our mission is to provide students an exceptional education in a nurturing environment with devoted people. We are Anchored to Excellence in our belief that all children can excel in academics, extracurricular activities, and citizenship by striving to meet high expectations set forth by our faculty and staff. We emphasize the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual development of each child and strive to instill high standards of academic integrity and leadership in our students.   We invite parents and our community to come alongside us as partners in preparing our students to be productive members of the Lafayette County community and in an ever-changing global society.  

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The Lafayette County School District Board Seat Vacancy

Anyone interested in the District 1 seat vacancy may submit a letter of interest and resume to Dr. Adam Pugh at adam.pugh@lafayetteschools.net or
Lafayette County Schools
C/O Dr. Adam Pugh
100 Commodore Drive
Oxford, MS 38655

All letters of interest and resumes must be submitted by January 22, 2020, at 1:00 PM. 


Superintendent's Message

My vision for the Lafayette County School District is to keep this an "A" district. In keeping with that vision, we plan to offer numerous academic courses and activities that will challenge our students and broaden their horizons. I am proud of the accomplishments of each Lafayette County school.

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