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Ocean Springs High School

Traditional Public School

6701 Old Spanish Trail

Ocean Springs, MS 39564

228-875-0333

Overview

Ocean Springs High School serves 1808 students in grades 9-12. This school is a traditional public school and its 2019 accountability rating was A. Per student spending for this school is $9,162.

Grades

9

10

11

12

Performance

A

2019 Accountability Rating
Mississippi Department of Education

Funding

$

Tax-Funded
$9,162/Child

Demographics

Ocean Springs High School serves 1808 students. This high-poverty school body is 75.06% White and 13.11% African-American.

School

Teachers
Total: 119
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 82%
In-Field: 99% 
Principals
Total: 5
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 1,808

By Grade:

  •       9: 459
  •       10: 452
  •       11: 426
  •       12: 449
  •       Special Secondary: 22

By Racial and Ethnic Composition:

  •       Asian-American: 3%
  •       African-American: 13%
  •       Hispanic: 6%
  •       White: 75%
  •       Two or More: 2%
  •       Other: 1%

District

Teachers
Total: 395
Student-Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Experienced: 83%
In-Field: 98% 
Principals
Total: 19
Experienced: 100%

Students
Total Enrollment: 5,739

By Grade:

  •       Special Pre-K: 31
  •       K: 346
  •       Special Elementary: 33
  •       1: 436
  •       2: 390
  •       3: 404
  •       4: 415
  •       5: 431
  •       6: 454
  •       7: 474
  •       8: 500
  •       9: 459
  •       10: 452
  •       11: 426
  •       12: 449
  •       Special Secondary: 38
  •       Other: 1

Community

Jackson County

Total Population: 143,617

  •       Males: 70,467
  •       Females: 73,150

Growth: 2.83%
Number of Households: 50,185
Median Income: $55,831

Race/Ethnicity Male Female Total % Change
Non-Hispanic White or Caucasian 52,234 52,966 105,200 2%
Black or African American 14,745 16,414 31,159 3%
Asian-American 1,593 1,785 3,378 10%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 69 74 143 43%
Native American and Alaska Native 352 355 707 16%
Hispanic American 5,258 4,552 9,810 54%
Two or more races 1474 1556 3,030 30%


Performance

Graduate Outcomes

High School Graduation Rate: 89.91%
Post Secondary Enrollment Rate: 73%
Labor Force Participation Rate: 60%

ACT

Composite Average: 20.3 (2021)
Number of Students Taking the ACT: 400 (2021)
Sub-Scores:
English: 19.5
Mathematics: 20.1
Reading: 20.4
Science: 20.5

State Testing

U.S. History Proficiency: 80.4%
Mathematics Proficiency: 85.4%
English Proficiency: 63.9%
Science Proficiency: 72%

Discipline

  • In-School Suspensions: 755
  • Out-of-School Suspensions: <5
  • Expulsions: <5
  • Incidents of Violence: 10
  • Referral to Law Enforcement: 0
  • School-Based Arrests: 0

Funding

Ocean Springs High School is a traditional public school funded by local, state, and federal tax dollars. Per student spending for this school is $9,162.

Total

Per-student Spending: $9,162

State/Local

Per-student Spending: $8,919

Federal

Per-student Spending: $186

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