schools

C Spire: Mississippi must require computer science classes

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A telecommunications company wants Mississippi to require schools to teach computer science. C Spire ran a TV ad during the Super Bowl. It had actors playing economic development officials in other states. They thanked Mississippi for…

First Day for Harrison County's Head Start Program

It's a new start for youngsters in Harrison County's Head Start program! The kiddos will be strolling into Gorenflo Elementary School in Biloxi this morning, all new classmates in the head start program of east Biloxi's MSU extension service. The…

Mississippi House passes school safety bill

The Mississippi House passed a new school safety bill that can better prepare schools for active shooter situations. This bill would require safety inspections and active shooter drills in all public schools in the state two times a year. It…

Schools prepare for winter weather

With the cold weather making its way to the Gulf Coast, area schools want parents to be fully informed about the possibility of delays or cancellations of class. The Harrison County School District posted a statement on its Facebook page,…

HARRISON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT BOND PRESS CONFERENCE

The Harrison County school district plans to announce details on the $55 million bond issue that includes two new schools and more. News 25's Jaylon Morris is live at the Harrison County school district center for excellence in Gulfport with…

Transgender Bathroom Use at Schools

The Mississippi Department of Education says it will follow new federal guidance on making sure transgender students can use locker rooms and bathrooms that match their gender identity. Republican Governor Phil Bryant and Lt. Governor Tate Reeves are both criticizing…

First Look at Hope Academy

For over ten years, Hope Academy has been without a permanent home. Nearly a year ago, teachers and students broke ground on a permanent home, thanks to a grant from MEMA and FEMA. Today, they welcome the public to take…

Teachers Tour Gulfport

Gulfport School District teachers are looking to expand their student’s learning experience to outside of the classroom.