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The Ocean Springs School District remains in regular contact with local, state, and federal health officials for the latest information and recommended practices regarding mitigating the spread of COVID-19. OSSD will continue to provide updates to the district community when they become available. Important information regarding COVID-19 can be found below:
 
Local COVID-19 Statistics (LIVE): 
 
 
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY COVIDACTNOW.ORG.
COVID-19 STUDENT EXPOSURE REPORTING:
 
If your student or your student's family has been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, please fill out the form here.
 
GREYHOUND VIRTUAL ACADEMY APPLICATION:
 
The application for the Greyhound Virtual Academy has closed.
 
 
MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH COVID-19 GUIDANCE FOR K-12 SCHOOLS: 
 
See the PDF below for updated guidance released by the MSDH on November 10th for COVID-19 in K-12 schools.
 
GOV. REEVES' NEWEST E.O. MEANS MASKS ARE STILL REQUIRED IN SCHOOLS:
 
Governor Tate Reeves lifted the mask mandate for public places in Mississippi. However, Governor Reeves’ mandate requiring masks on school property is still in effect, therefore, students, employees, and visitors are still required to wear masks in schools and while attending extracurricular events, per executive order 1525. Click the link below to read more.
 
 
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
 
An FAQ for parents can be found here.
 
An FAQ for IDEA Students can be found here.
 
An FAQ for the Greyhound Virtual Academy can be found here.
 
An FAQ for employees can be found here.
 
OSSD PANDEMIC LEADERSHIP TEAMS:
OSSD Medical Advisory Council
 
Dr. Andrea Logan
Georgia Store
Dr. Andrea Logan
Georgia Storey
MD, FAAP
Pediatrician
Director of Government
and Community Relations
Singing River Pediatrics
Singing River Health System
 
 
Daralyn Boudreaux
Heath Thompson
Daralyn Boudreaux
Heath Thompson
Director of Quality
Hospital Administrator
Ocean Springs Hospital
Singing River Health System
Singing River Health System
 
OSSD Pandemic Response Team
 
Dr. Bonita Coleman
Dr. Vickie Tiblier
Dr. Bonita Coleman
Dr. Vickie Tiblier
Superintendent
Principal, OSHS
vtiblier@ossdms.org
 
 
Grant Dickinson
Brooks McKay
Grant Dickinson
Brooks McKay
Director of Student Services
Director of Operations
bmckay@ossdms.org
 
 
Trey Brennan
Alwyn Luckey
Trey Brennan
Alwyn Luckey
Communications
School Board Attorney
aluckey@ossdms.org
 
 
MASK REQUIREMENTS FOR SY21:
 
NEED TO SPEAK TO A COUNSELOR?:
 
INFORMATION ON IMMUNIZATIONS:
 
GENERAL INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19:
 
IMPORTANT CONTACTS:
 
MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH COVID-19 HOTLINE:
877-978-6453
MSDH COVID-19 Overview: click here.
 
CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION:
CDC COVID-19 Information for Travel: click here.