Ocean Springs High School

  • Ocean Springs High School serves 1,811 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MS average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
  • 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 1811 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,811 students
Ocean Springs High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ocean Springs High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Ocean Springs High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Ocean Springs High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Ocean Springs High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
4%
1%
Ocean Springs High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
4%
3%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
15%
49%
Ocean Springs High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
77%
46%
Ocean Springs High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ocean Springs High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.39 0.32
Ocean Springs High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
27%
67%
Ocean Springs High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ocean Springs School District's student population of 5,767 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,112 in this district is less than the state average of $9,526. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,058 is less than the state average of $9,407. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Ocean Springs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 5,767 2,139
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 (1992-2014)
District Spending $46 MM $20 MM
Ocean Springs School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,112 $9,526
Ocean Springs School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,058 $9,407
Ocean Springs School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    Ocean SpringsMS 39566
    (228)875-4367
    04-61303
  • Ocean Springs Oak Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 540 students
    0.1 miles
    P. O. Box 7002
    Ocean SpringsMS 39566
    (228)875-5847
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    Grades: 9-12
    0.5 miles
    P. O. Box 7002
    Ocean SpringsMS 39566
    (228)872-3411
    0.59-12n/a
  • Ocean SpringsPecan Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 574 students
    0.8 miles
    P. O. Box 7002
    Ocean SpringsMS 39566
    (228)875-2851
    0.8KG-3574
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1214 students
    1.5 miles
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    Ocean SpringsMS 39564
    (228)875-8418
    1.59-121214

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