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Larry Box Award

SFPE is committed to supporting creative and motivated educators who make a difference in their classrooms and schools. Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District teachers, staff, and administrators are eligible to apply for the annual SFPE grants that range from $250 to $1,000 for school projects.

Each year one exceptional SFPE grant recipient is awarded the Larry Box Award. This award is named after former Superintendent, Dr. Larry Box who continues to be an active community leader focused on excellence in education.

2015 Larry Box Award Recipients: Denise Adair, Ty Adair, and April Dill.
Millsaps Career and Technology Center: RoboJackets Rule.

The RoboJackets claimed their third consecutive state championship after competing at the Mississippi BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics competition at Mississippi State University. In addition to the state championships the Millsaps RoboJackets claimed a top ten finish in the southeast at the BEST Robotics Championships.

Millsaps BEST Robotics Team

Millsaps BEST Robotics Team

Millsaps BEST Robotics Team

Millsaps BEST Robotics Team

Dr. Larry Box & Mrs. Florence Box