Academics

Pillow Academy is an independent college preparatory school which serves approximately 800 students from the five county area in and around Greenwood, MS. Located just three miles west of Greenwood, Pillow enrolls students from Leflore, Carroll, Grenada, Holmes, Sunflower, and Tallahatchie counties in Kindergarten through High School, offering a unique mixture of academics, athletics, and extra-curricular activities.

General Information:
Grading Scales: Academic & Citizenship
Test Days
Honor Rolls
ACT: PA Information
Exemption Policy
Selective Service Information
Admissions

Curriculum Information:
Students Grades 6, 7, and 8
Students Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12



Academic Grading Scale:
A = 90 & Above
B = 80 to 89
C = 70 to 79
F = Below 70

Citizenship Grading Scale::
A = Outstanding
B = Satisfactory
C = Needs Improvement
D = Unsatisfactory
F = Unacceptable


Assigned Test Dates:

Monday:  Vocabulary
Tuesday:  English, Business, Computer
Wednesday:  Science
Thursday:  Social Studies, Languages
Friday, Math, Reading, Spelling


Exemption Policy:

Fall Semester
Students may be exempt only in one-semester courses in which they have an A average and no grade of “F” in citizenship.  Students that receive OSS are not eligible for exemption.

Spring Semester
Seniors may be exempt in any course in which they have a 90 or above yearly average and no citizenship grade of “F”.

Students in grades 6-11may be exempt in any course in which they have a 90 or above yearly average and no citizenship grade of “F”.

Students that receive OSS are not eligible for exemption.


ACT Information:
Pillow Academy HIGH SCHOOL Code: 251052
Pillow Academy TEST CENTER Code: 223190
Pillow Academy CEEB Code:  251052

  • ACT tests will be administered at Pillow Academy in the spring according to MAIS policy.
  • For test dates and locations, please visit: www.act.org

Selective Service:
Under federal law, all young men must register for the Selective Service within 30 days of your 18th birthday.  Selective Service accepts early submission of registration information at age 17 years and 3 months old.  Click for
more details or go to the Selective Service – 
www.sss.gov


For more information, please contact:
Mr. Tim Burton, Principal Grades 6-12
tburton@mailpa.com

December 13th 2018 at 4:00pm

Jr. High Basketball

December 13th 2018 at 5:00pm

Soccer

December 13th 2018 at 5:15pm

Jr. High Basketball

December 13th 2018 at 6:30pm

Varsity Basketball

Pillow Academy

69601 Highway 82 West   |   Greenwood, MS 38930

662-453-1266   |   info@pak12.com   |   FAX 662-455-6484   |   Elementary 662-453-3600