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Positions for 2016-2017 School Year:

2016-2017 Salary Schedule

All applicants must meet the definition of Highly Qualified prior to being hired.

Download an application for the following positions:


Certified Teacher

Non-Certified Staff


Applications will be on file for 1 year [12 months].


When applying for a certified position , please submit the following TOGETHER in one packet:


If applying for a non-certified position [nurse/paraprofessional/assistant teacher/cafeteria worker],

please submit the following TOGETHER in one packet:  

Mail complete application to the following address:

Forest Municipal School District

325 Cleveland Street

Forest, MS 39074

All applicants must be finger-printed.

EVerify ~ English

EVerify ~ Spanish

Right to Work ~ English

Right To Work ~ Spanish

Family Medical Leave Act - Updated

Forest Municipal School District does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, religion, national origin or handicapping conditions and is in compliance with the requirements of Title IX, Section 504 or Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Educational Amendments of 1972. Employment is subject to background check and finger printing results, in accordance with state law. The identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States will be verified as required by Federal law.

Click on link below to access the Educator Licensure page on the MDE website.

Licensure application packet

Mail to the address on the application.

Tammy Bell , Curriculum/Federal Programs Director
(601) 469-3250 Ext. 1013


Application - Please complete appropriate application for job.  [Administrator application for administrative position, Certified for a teaching position.


Background check form - Signature must be witnessed by a district employee


Copy of current Mississippi license


College transcripts


Application - Please complete Non-certified staff application


Background check form - Signature must be witnessed by a district employee


If applying for an assistant teacher position, you must provide the following documentation:

  • 48 hours college credit - copy of transcript, OR
  • copy of AA diploma from community college, OR
  • WorkKeys scores in Reading for Information [score of 4], Applied Math [score of 4], and Writing [score of 3]

The Forest Municipal School District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of:            

        Middle School Principal ~ Beginning date July 1, 2017


Applicant must hold a valid MS Class AA license with certification in educational administration

A minimum of five (5)years of successful teaching experience

A minimum of three (3) years of successful administrative experience

A strong background in curriculum, excellent communication and human relations skills

Must be a consensus builder who motivates and inspires staff and students and exemplifies high moral and ethical standards

Ability as an instructional leader to make data-driven decisions

* Vacancy will remain open until filled

Cafeteria Workers - Experience in a school setting is a plus

7th - 12th Grade Special Education Teacher - License Code 221

7th - 12th Grade Math Teacher - License Code 154

In order to be considered for these positions, a COMPLETE PACKET must be submitted.  Incomplete packets will be discarded. Please read requirements below.