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WELCOME

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Oak Grove Middle School

Oak Grove Middle School serves 1,400 students in grades 6-8, offering a variety of educational and extracurricular opportunities for students.  OGMS has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School and has a number of national board certified teachers/counselors and student leaders. 

Our theme for the school year is “#Differencemaker,” an endeavor that will drive all efforts of our faculty, staff, and students.  We are currently rated a level "B" by the Mississippi Department of Education's accountability system.

We offer a variety of activities that allow students to become active members on campus, including football, basketball, baseball, soccer, archery, track, volleyball, softball, Student Council, Beta Club, Math Counts, Band, Choir, Spotlight Show Choir, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Junior Civitan, First Priority, Technology Student Association, Chess Club, Theater, cheerleading, and dance. 

Parents, we need you. Please consider becoming actively involved on campus through volunteering and joining our PTO.

 OGMS students are WARRIORS. Warriors Are Responsible, Respectful, Individuals on the Road to Success.

VISITORS and ATTENDANCE POLICIES

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Visitors

Visitors are welcomed. ALL VISITORS must check in AND enter through the A Building Office (Old Hwy 24 Entrance) to receive a mandatory VISITOR'S PASS. The safety of our students and learning environment is our Top Priority!



Early Arrival

Students who arrive early on campus can not do so until after 7:30 am.

*Early arriving CAR RIDERS  must report directly to the Multi-Purpose Building.

*Early arriving BUS RIDERS report to THE GYM


Checkout Procedure

Student must present a parent note to school office by 8:30 am to be verified (phone number required on note).

Parent or guardian must physically come in and pick up student. No phone calls will be accepted.

Anyone checking out a student MUST be on the checkout list. Photo ID is required to check student out.

NO LUNCH CHECKOUTS unless a doctor's note is presented upon return.

Checkouts during the last 30 minutes of the school day are for medical emergencies or doctor's appointments only.

Students are allowed three (3) non-medical checkouts per semester. Students who exceed three (3) checkouts may receive disciplinary action.


Make EVERY DAY Count

All MS public school students are required to be present 63% of the school day to be counted present for that day. The 63% does not include lunch, breaks, etc. 

At OGMS, our school day begins at 8:25; therefore students must be present until 2:05 pm each day to meet the 63% requirement.

  • Makeup school day pictures will be taken on Tuesday, August 27th!
  • Parents, we begin NWEA MAP testing this week. Students will take the assessments in Reading, Math, and Science. Please encourage your child to do his/her best on these assessments!
  • Parents, please contact us for more information!
  • Students, do not miss out on the first Smoothie Day of the school year! 😋
  • PTO sponsored our new student breakfast, where we welcomed our brand new students to the OG Family!
  • We are blessed to have this #DifferenceMaker as a part of our OGMS family! Ms. Lanyon is the best of the best!
  • Officer Dungan met with our students today to discuss the importance of school safety.
  • Our volleyball team played a 3 match set against PCS this afternoon. We won the second match 25-17, but fell to PCS in the tie breaker match. Regardless of the outcome, our girls played a great set! Go Warriors!
  • Dr. Gray and Mr. Ryder met with eighth graders today to wish them well and to set goals for the new school year!
  • Congratulations to our volleyball team who beat Hattiesburg 25-21 and 25-23 in a two set match. Go Warriors!
  • Thank you to everyone who attended Sixth Grade Open House tonight!
  • Dr. Gray and Ms. Terrell met with seventh grade students today to wish them well and to set goals for the new school year.