The Mississippi Department of Education Office of Elementary Education and Reading, Divisions of Literacy and Intervention Services, have recently updated and released the 2022 Literacy-Based Promotion Act (LBPA) Frequently Asked Questions.
The Ocean Springs Education Foundation awarded 18 fully-funded teacher grants with a grand total of $33,450 being awarded to all eligible teachers who applied. Since 1993, OSEF has provided OSSD teachers with additional funding through the OSEF teacher grant program.
Owen Schoenberger of Magnolia Park was named OSSD's February Student of the Month! Read what Owen's teachers have to say about him below.
Lauranne Vance Tomaszewski was sworn in as an official OSSD Board of Trustees Member during Tuesday night's board meeting. Lauranne begins a 5-year term on the OSSD BOT after her election win in November.
OSSD has elected to extend visitor restrictions through February 18th. Here's why...
Garner Taylor of OSMS has been named OSSD's January Student of the Month! Congratulations, Garner!
OSSD is temporarily restricting visitor access to campus. Here is why:
Melissa Arnold, principal of Ocean Springs Middle School, has been named OSSD's 2021 Administrator of the year. Mrs. Arnold is in her first year at Ocean Springs Middle School after moving over from OSHS last summer. Her dedication to her work, students, and family is unparalleled.
Nini Mahyavanshi of Oak Park Elementary has been named OSSD's December Student of the Month for her dedication to her school work and her outstanding manners and behavior towards her teachers and classmates at OPES.
Joelle Swinney of Ocean Springs Upper Elementary has been named OSSD's November Student of the Month!
This additional effort on your behalf will provide a safe learning environment for all students as we enter the holiday season.
OSSD will no longer be required to make up the day missed from Hurricane Ida.
The Ocean Springs School District has released their weekly COVID-19 report to the Mississippi Department of Health and community.
OSSD prepares to return on normal bell schedule on Tuesday, August 31st, following Hurricane Ida.
Ocean Springs School District has deemed it necessary to close school on Monday, August 30th, 2021. We will make this day up on Thursday, October 7th, 2021, our predetermined weather make up day.
OSSD Athetics is moving to electronic ticketing!
OSSD has released COVID-19 data for the week of 8/9-8/15.
Ocean Springs Upper Elementary’s Allison Peters is the newest recipient of the esteemed Fulbright Teachers for Global Classrooms Program Award. As a Fulbright recipient, Peters will share knowledge and foster meaningful connections across communities in the United States and abroad.
Mrs. Nell Driggers of Ocean Springs High School is this year's winner of the OSEF Niolon Teacher of the Year Award.