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VISITORS and ATTENDANCE POLICIES

11 days ago

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.

WELCOME

11 days ago

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 "A" 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.

  • Happy birthday to Veronica Jones. We love you!
  • Happy birthday to Robin Ryder. We love you!
  • Happy birthday to Monica Bolton. We love you!
  • Congratulations to our 7th Grade football team for their undefeated season and for being named “2019 7th Grade Pine Belt Champions!”
  • Congratulations to our eighth grade football team for their undefeated season and for being named “2019 8th Grade Pine Belt Champions!”
  • We wrapped our A Celebrations today with our 6th graders! We are so proud of all of our students! What a fabulous week it has been! #DifferenceMakerLCSD #OGMStheOriginalGrove
  • We wrapped our A Celebrations today with our 6th graders! We are so proud of all of our students! What a fabulous week it has been! #DifferenceMakerLCSD #OGMStheOriginalGrove
  • We wrapped our A Celebrations today with our 6th graders! We are so proud of all of our students! What a fabulous week it has been! #DifferenceMakerLCSD #OGMStheOriginalGrove
  • Students in Mrs. Coleman’s classes used counters to model ratios. #DifferenceMakerLCSD #OGMStheOriginalGrove
  • Our teachers and students attended the District’s A Celebration today at Oak Grove High School!
  • We had another great day celebrating our “A” rating with our 7th grade students! We also celebrated “Outsiders Day” because all of our 7th graders just finished reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton! It was a wonderful day! #DifferenceMakerLCSD...
  • We had another great day celebrating our “A” rating with our 7th grade students! We also celebrated “Outsiders Day” because all of our 7th graders just finished reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton! It was a wonderful day! #DifferenceMakerLCSD...