Ocean Springs School District celebrates academic excellence

Greyhound nation has a lot of good reasons to be excited today.

Students and staff from the Ocean Springs School District gathered at Ocean Springs High School this morning to recognize academic excellence with State Superintendent of Education Dr. Carey Wright.

Dr. Wright stopped by to congratulate the district as part of her ‘Celebration of Excellence Tour’ for ‘A’ rated school districts across the state.

In the latest state accountability results for the 2018-2019 school year, the district is ranked as the second highest in the state of Mississippi and Ocean Springs High is the top-ranked high school.

Ocean Springs School District Superintendent Dr. Bonita Coleman says the district strives for excellence every day. “So, for us, it’s about being a well-balanced district and making sure that everything we do, we do it with excellence.”

The district is also one of just two in the state to have all of its schools achieve ‘A’ ratings in the latest accountability results.

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