Office Hours

7:30 - 3:30 Monday - Friday

Mission Statement of LCSD

The mission of the Lamar County School District is to provide quality education in a safe and healthy learning environment with opportunities for students to experience success.

Vision of LCSD

Our students will be thriving, productive leaders who make a positive difference in their lives and in the lives of others.

Core Values of LCSD

We believe that: Each person is responsible for his/her actions. Each person has intrinsic value. Lifelong learning is vital to shaping one's future. Honesty and integrity are the foundation for mutual respect. A commitment to individual excellence is essential for personal success. Each person has something to contribute. A safe and secure environment is essential to learning.


Terry Smith, Principal Lee Ready, Assistant Principal

Contact Information

Address: 1217 Highway 42, Sumrall, MS 39482 Phone: 601-758-4416 Fax: 601-758-4148

District Contact

Lamar County School District 601-794-1030 Transportation Pat Kribbs - 601-264-9633 Food Services Julie Hamilton - 601-794-8994

Helpful Hints

All communication from the school will be done through School Status. You can also keep a check on the school website and our Facebook page for updates.

Dress Code
  • The Student Dress Code can be accessed in the Lamar County School District Parent/Student Handbook.
  • Please remember that SMS students can not wear jeans!
  • FACE COVERINGS are required for ALL students and staff.
Cell Phone Policy

Students may not use any cell phone/mobile device function or feature (outgoing calls, incoming calls, text messaging, camera use, game playing or any other use) during the school day. Students are allowed to use cell phones for educational purposes with teacher permission. Otherwise, cell phones/mobile devices must be turned OFF (not on silent or vibrate) and kept out of sight at all times.

Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

The link for access to the Voluntary Student Accident Insurance and 24 Hour Voluntary Insurance coverage can be found in the Parent Links block. You can use this link to sign up and pay for insurance coverage. For assistance with Voluntary Student Insurance, please call their Toll Free Number: 888-636-7272. See next block for further instructions.

Insurance Sign Up Information

A - Clink on icon 1. Browse Rates Icon at top of page. B - Click on State and choose Mississippi then click the school district to view rates. C - Click on Icon 2. Open New Account and put in user information. D - Go to Icon 3 - My Account Login to complete the transaction.