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SAUCIER ELEMENTARY WELCOMED BACK WITH NEW CAFETERIA

Students at Saucier Elementary headed back to school and were surprised with a change in the cafeteria. You might remember News 25 brought you a story in may about 4th grade math teacher Ashley Jensen painting the cafeteria to make…

GULFPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT UPDATE

Last year was a big year for the Gulfport school district. They officially opened the renovated high school which allowed them to add dozens of new courses for students. This year is no different... Gulfport High School will get underway…

GULFPORT 6TH AND 9TH GRADERS WELCOMED BACK TO SCHOOL A DAY EARLY

Starting a new school year can be scary and overwhelming. Especially for those students making the jump to middle school and high school.. Which is why the Gulfport school district decided to welcome back upcoming ninth graders and sixth graders…

Teachers prepare for upcoming school year

Summer break is wrapping up for many students across the Coast and that means teachers are already back in the classroom preparing for the first day of school. Empty hallways, shiny floors, and classrooms full of decorations can only mean…

Student brings pocket knife to school

Today a West Harrison high school student was arrested after officials searched the student and discovered a pocket knife. Authorities are not releasing what grade the student is in, but tell News 25 in a statement: " A student at…

Loaded Gun Found In Backpack, No Charges Yet

A five year old brought a loaded gun to school Tuesday in Ocean Springs. As of now there are no charges against the guardian of the child who's back-pack had a loaded hand-gun inside it. Authorities were called to Oak…

National School Walk Out

News 25's interviews Caroline Wiygul and Wyatt Miller about the National School Walk Out happening at 10 am today.

MGCCC Junior Preview Day

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Jason Beverly and Michelle Sekul about MGCCC Junior Preview Day on March 6th at 4 pm. As an opportunity for student to discover more about their choices in college.

School Safety

In 2017 there were at least nine school shootings reported in the US leaving dozens of students injured or dead and 2018 has already seen two school shootings. With this school shootings epidemic continuing, student safety has become an top…

New school opportunities for 2018 for St. Martin High

Holiday break has come to an end and schools all across the Coast are back in session. For teachers and faculty at St. Martin High School, the holiday break was spent preparing for the spring semester. Principal Dina Holland told…

How are kids spending holiday break?

While most of us are back to work, students still have some time before they return to school from vacation. News 25 caught up with kids in Gulfport today to find out how they’re spending their Christmas break. School is…

Long Beach Schools Score An A Grade

Today the Long Beach school district celebrated an achievement with a visit from the state superintendent. In front of students, teachers and members of the community. The Mississippi Superintendent of Education awarded the Long Beach School system for being a…

Ocean Springs School District Celebration

The Ocean Springs school district celebrated their excellence during a celebration today. Dr. Carey wright, the state superintendent of education stopped by the celebration to talk about the success of the ocean springs school district The school district was recognized…

School Closings Update

Harrison County School District Schedule Update Due to the declining weather conditions, all schools in the Harrison County School District will be releasing one hour early today. Please contact your child's school if you have any questions about the schedule.…

Harrison County School District Schedule Update

Due to the declining weather conditions, all schools in the Harrison County School District will be releasing one hour early today. Please contact your child's school if you have any questions about the schedule.

Will there be a snow day?

With all this talk of snow, we’re sure the kids of the Mississippi Gulf Coast are hanging on the edge of their seats, waiting to hear those two precious words “school is canceled.” Today, News 25 sat down with representatives…

Jackson School Changes Name Away From Jefferson Davis

A Mississippi school is shedding the name of the Confederacy's only president and will instead be named for the first African-American president of the United States. Davis International Baccalaureate Elementary School in Jackson was named decades ago for Jefferson Davis.…

Ocean Springs schools give back

As Southeast Texas continues to struggle following Harvey, one local school district is reaching out a helping hand. The Ocean Springs School District has adopted Kolter Elementary School in Houston to help bring the school back on its feet. The…

Students and The Solar Eclipse

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Jillian Vallo about the Solar Eclipse and what they are doing for their students at St. Martin East Elementary School.   If you would like more information on the Solar Eclipse please visit https://wxxv25.com/2017/08/14/eclipse-2017/

First Day At Renovated School

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Ellen Buntyn about the first day of school and the new renovations in Gulfport High School.

Back To School Free Haircuts

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Chris Fisher and Jeffery Jenkins about Back To School Free Haircuts, Monday August 7th 8 am to 12 pm at 8280 Alabama Ave. For more information please call 228-224-5152.

Do The Impossible

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Boyd West about the Do The Impossible pep rally.