TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Lawhon Elementary School celebrated a job well done during a school-wide event Thursday in its historic gym.
For the second year in-a-row, the school received an "A" rating from the Mississippi Department of Education for the 2018-19 academic year.
Also as part of the celebration, students were recognized for raising more than $15,000 for its PTO. Students sold raffle tickets for a $3,500 Disney vacation.