Popp’s Ferry Elementary

Popp’s Ferry Elementary receives 2020 National Blue Ribbon Award

Popp’s Ferry Elementary was officially awarded by the United States Department of Education to be a 2020 National Blue Ribbon School. Popp’s Ferry Elementary was virtually awarded to be one of four schools in Mississippi to be a 2020 National…

Popp’s Ferry Elementary building sensory garden

Popp’s Ferry Elementary has been awarded a $3,000 grant to build a sensory garden for their special education class. Although the benefits of the new sensory garden will be applied to all students, it is targeted to provide sensory relief…

Students return to campus at Popp's Ferry Elementary

Today was the first day of school for Popp’s Ferry Elementary students although this year is like no other. There are many guidelines in place to limit the amount of exposure between students and teachers. Popp’s Ferry Elementary is encouraging…

Popp’s Ferry Elementary celebrates the new school year

As the clock ticks down, excitement is on the rise for Popp’s Ferry Elementary students, their parents, and teachers as we head into the upcoming school year. The new school year will certainly see some changes, but that isn’t stopping…

Popp’s Ferry Elementary hosting drive-thru award ceremonies

Teachers at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School haven’t seen their students since March. So in order to try to put the finishing touches on the school year, a three day drive-thru awards ceremony will take place to celebrate the school’s star…

Sparklight awards Popp’s Ferry Elementary $3,000

Biloxi, Mississippi – Schools and organizations serving K-12 students in communities across the 21 states served by Sparklight recently had the opportunity to win $3,000 to fund their STEM (science, technology, engineering or math) project or club as part of…

Letters of hope to Australia

Australia has been devastated by the worst wildfires the country has seen in decades and students here in Biloxi are taking time to honor their first responders. Over the past two weeks, children at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School have been…

Popp’s Ferry Elementary students spread cheer with song

We’re only days away from Christmas, but today some elementary school students got a head start on spreading holiday cheer. Spreading holiday cheer, one Christmas carol at a time! Fourth graders at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School sang classic Christmas songs…

STEAM Night at Popp’s Ferry Elementary

While most students will be spending their afternoons watching TV or playing video games, students at Popp’s Ferry Elementary are spending their afternoons learning. The Biloxi school hosted their annual STEAM Night, giving students the opportunity to explore science and…

Grandparent’s Day at Popp’s Ferry Elementary

Grandparents have a special place in every grandchild’s heart and they deserve to be celebrated. That’s why all morning in the Biloxi School District, students, teachers, and staff did just that! It was ‘Grandparent’s Day.’ News 25 had the chance…

Popp’s Ferry students celebrate World Autism Day

You might have noticed more people wearing blue today. Well, there is a reason for that. All of the blue is in honor of World Autism Awareness Day. Students at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School were asked to ‘light it up…

Popp’s Ferry Elementary Mardi Gras Parade

Today was a big day for students and staff at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School as they got to enjoy their very own Mardi Gras parade. Thirty-one floats rolled in the annual Popp’s Ferry Mardi Gras Parade. Almost 60 from all…

Rebuilding Puerto Rico

Back in December, News 25 told you about a  local principal who was traveling to Puerto Rico to help rebuild a school. Now, he is back and sharing his life changing experience. Popp’s Ferry Elementary School Principal Todd Boucher was…

School beautification project at Popp’s Ferry Elementary

Local elementary school students have been working hard to give back to their community. Inside of a little room at Popp’s Ferry Elementary School, something beautiful has happened. Art teacher Brandi Hoxie said, “My students have been competing in a…

Popp’s Ferry Fourth Graders spread holiday cheer

Today, elementary school students took time out of their day to spread cheer to some local seniors. Today fourth graders from Popp’s Ferry Elementary School took a field trip to spread cheer. Popp’s Ferry Principal Todd Boucher said, “Well our…

Veterans Day Program at Popp’s Ferry Elementary

Popp’s Ferry Elementary held their annual Veteran’s Day Program today. With flags waving and voices singing patriotic songs, Popp’s Ferry Elementary honored veterans in a special way. They invited parents to join their Veterans Day Program and Hero Walk. Students…

Annual Easter Breakfast Popp's Ferry Elementary

The Easter bunny hopped along to Popp's Ferry Elementary this morning for the school's annual easter breakfast. An estimated crowd of over a thousand students and family members enjoyed colored grits, fruit, and Easter eggs. The school also held multiple…

Annual Easter Breakfast

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Dr. Todd Boucher about the Annual Easter Breakfast at Popps Ferry Elementary school.