Hattiesburg Public School District

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HPSD District-wide Reading Fair Winners

Hattiesburg Public Schools hosted its annual District-wide Reading Fair on Tuesday, November 14 at the N. R. Burger Transploreum. All first place winners will advance to the Regional Reading Fair that will be held in January at the Lake Terrace Convention Center. Congratulations to all of our winners!

1. Taylor Burns – Woodley – Pre-K – Division – A
2. Taylor Magee – Hawkins – 1st Grade – Division – B
3. Kayden Mays – Woodley – 2nd Grade – Division – C
4. Layla McClendon – Woodley – 3rd Grade – Division – D
5. Sean Curtis – Thames – 4th Grade – Division – E
6. Jakoven Jones – Lillie Burney – 6th Grade – Division – F
7. Debra Graham – HHS – 12th Grade – Division – G
8. Nehemiah Hinton – Hawkins – 5th Grade – Division – H
9. Raynah Travis – Burger – 8th Grade – Division I
10. Macayli Jackson – HHS – 12th Grade – Division – J
11. Chloe Boney & Braylon Boney – Woodley – 5th Grade – Division L

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SAVE THE DATE! HPSD Job Fair, Dec. 2

SAVE THE DATE!! Are you interested in working for Hattiesburg Public Schools? We’re hosting a district-wide Job Fair on December 2 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. in the HPSD Board Room located at 301 Mamie Street, Hattiesburg, MS. Stop by to learn more about career opportunities within our district.

EUROHA Presents Donation to the HHS Band

Special thanks to the members of EUROHA for presenting $9,000 to Hattiesburg Public Schools towards the cost of the HHS Band Uniforms. The group began their fundraising efforts in July and to date, have raised over $9,000. The group also presented $1,000 to the district on behalf of the African American Military History Museum. Grady Gaines, EUROHA President, expressed his gratitude to all those that contributed and looks forward to making similar presentations in the future.

Region 4-5A District Champs and Undefeated Regular Season!

Congratulations to the Hattiesburg High School Tiger Football Team on being named the Region 4-5A District Champions and finishing the regular season with a perfect 11-0 record. This is the first title of its kind for Hattiesburg since 1998. The Tigers hosted the first-round of playoffs on Friday, November 10 and defeated South Jones Braves, 50-0. On November 17, we will travel to Perkinston, MS to play the Stone County Tomcats in the second-round of playoffs.

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The mission of the Hattiesburg Public School District is to educate all students to become productive citizens of a dynamic, global community.

The Hattiesburg Public School District is a model teaching and learning community that graduates productive and caring citizens who are prepared to succeed.


MAP Test Info

Parents can access resources for MAP testing. Click the link below for information about the test, what it measures and how you can help your student be better prepared.
Parent MAP Resources

HPSD Social Media

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The Core Value for November is SPORTSMANSHIP: Following the rules of play and winning or losing with grace.
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HPSD District NCLB 2013-14 Report Card