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.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the MS state average of 64%.

School Overview

The student population of 1730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,730 students
Ocean Springs High School Total Students (1988-2014)
Gender % Ocean Springs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Ocean Springs High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Ocean Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 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 (1989-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Ocean Springs High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
4%
3%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
15%
49%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
78%
45%
Ocean Springs High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ocean Springs High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1989-2014)
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 (1992-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,758 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,652 is less than the state average of $9,638. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,121 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 12% 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 (1988-2014)
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 (1990-2010)
District Spending $49 MM $20 MM
Ocean Springs   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,652 $9,638
Ocean Springs   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,121 $9,666
Ocean Springs   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 students2320 Government St
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-4367
    04-61351
  • Ocean Springs Oak Park Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 536 students2230 Government St
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-5847
    0.1PK-3536
  • Ocean SpringsKeys Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-126710 Old Spanish Trail
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)872-3411
    0.59-12n/a
  • Ocean SpringsPecan Park Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 575 students504 Hanley Rd
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-2851
    0.8KG-3575
  • Ocean SpringsSt Martin High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1186 students11300 Yellow Jacket Blvd
    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-8418
    1.59-121186

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