Mrs. Rebecca Kimbrough

Courses Taught:


Social Studies Department US History and College and Career Readiness

Phone Number: 662-536-3612
Need extra tutoring? Email for appointment.

Hello SHS! Welcome back Class of 2021!


Let's go JAGUARS!


Semester 1 Blocks 1, 2 and 3

United States History

Semester 2 Block 1

College and Career Readiness

We are going to have a great school year! Let's make it an interesting and special school year.

You are permitted to bring DCHS issued electronic devices, chargers, and your personal headphones to class to complete your coursework.  Please bring to class daily.

Topics Covered in US History:


United States History 1877-Present

Mississippi State Tested Subject

Topics in American History

Exploration & Colonization1492-1763
Revolutionary Era1763-1789
Civil War and Reconstruction1860-1877
Industrial Age/Gilded Age1876-1900
Progressive Era1890-1920
American Imperialism1890-1920
World War I1914-1918
Roaring Twenties1920-1929
Great Depression1929-1941
World War II1939-1945
Cold War1945-1989
Postwar Boom1946-1959
New Frontier and Great Society1960-1968
Civil Rights Movement1954-1968
Vietnam War Years1954-1975
Era of Social Change1960-1975
End of the 20th century1970s-1990s



About me

California Polytechnic University, Pomona California  GO BRONCOS!

Bachelors Degree in History

University of La Verne, La Verne California  GO LEOPARDS!

Teacher Credential Program Social Studies Secondary Education

Masters in Education Special Emphasis


Desoto Central High School 2022-Present Jaguars

Southaven High School, Southaven, Mississippi 2010-2022 Chargers

Tupelo High School, Tupelo, Mississippi 2007-2010 Golden Wave

University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi Summer 2010 and 2011 Trent Lott Leadership Institute Hotty Toddy!

Los Osos High School, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 2004-2007 Grizzlies

Hello and thank you for visiting my website. I enjoy teaching and I am happy to call DCHS my home. Go Jags!

I love what I do and I am passionate about working with high school students. I hope to help them realize and reach their full potential.

U.S. History is a required class and must be passed to graduate. It is a state tested subject and must be passed to graduate.  Be sure to attend regularly iog in to Schoology daily.

Let's make the most of our time together. There is so much for us to teach one another.