Ocean Springs High School

Ocean Springs High School serves 1,730 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MS average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Ocean Springs High School operates within the Ocean Springs School District.
Ocean Springs School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 1730 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,730 students
Ocean Springs High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Ocean Springs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Ocean Springs High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Ocean Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Ocean Springs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Ocean Springs High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
4%
3%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
15%
49%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
78%
45%
Ocean Springs High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.31
Ocean Springs High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
26%
65%
Ocean Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
7%
Ocean Springs High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Ocean Springs School District's student population of 5,758 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,652 in this district is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,121 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 30% over four years.
School District Name Ocean Springs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 5,758 2,273
Ocean Springs   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 64%
Ocean Springs   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $20 MM
Ocean Springs   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $49 MM $20 MM
Ocean Springs   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,652 $9,638
Ocean Springs   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,121 $9,666
Ocean Springs   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Keys Vocational Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Upper Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ocean SpringsUpper Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 1351 students
    0 miles
    2320 Government St
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-4367
    04-61351
  • Ocean Springs Oak Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 536 students
    0.1 miles
    2230 Government St
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-5847
    0.1PK-3536
  • Ocean SpringsKeys Vocational CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.5 miles
    6710 Old Spanish Trail
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)872-3411
    0.59-12n/a
  • Ocean SpringsPecan Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 575 students
    0.8 miles
    504 Hanley Rd
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-2851
    0.8KG-3575
  • Ocean SpringsSt Martin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1186 students
    1.5 miles
    11300 Yellow Jacket Blvd
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-8418
    1.59-121186

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