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HHS FORENSICS WINS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

HHS's Scott Waldrop, Derek Collins, and Kerrington Anderson with multiple National Awards
HHS Forensics Seniors Derek Collins and Kerrington Anderson united the crowns by winning the National Speech and Debate Association’s National Championship in Birmingham this past weekend. It marks the first time a Mississippi school has won the NSDA Championship in a main Speech event. The duo also won the Alabama Bowl for winning the Final Round on stage at the Birmingham Convention Center which was streamed live nationally. This after winning the NIETOC National Championship, uniting the crowns. Collins was also a finalist for National Student of the Year. The team received a National School of Honor award and Waldrop received his Triple Diamond award for coaching excellence. Waldrop’s students have earned over 100,000 tournament points!
Derek Collins, Kerrington Anderson, and Scott Waldrop with Forensics Awards

Derek Collins, Kerrington Anderson, and Scott Waldrop with Forensics Awards

HHS's Scott Waldrop, Derek Collins, and Kerrington Anderson with multiple National Awards

HHS’s Scott Waldrop, Derek Collins, and Kerrington Anderson with multiple National Awards

DEREK COLLINS – NATIONAL FINALIST

HHS Forensics student Derek Collins has been named a finalist for the 2017 William Woods Tate, Jr., National Student of the Year by the National Speech and Debate Association! Collins will compete at the National Championships in Birmingham in June. He marks the third HHS student named a national finalist with the first two, Williams ’10 and Adams ’16, being named National Student of the Year.
 

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2017-2018 HPSD School Supply Lists (K-8)

Here are the most updated school supply lists for HPSD students grades K-8. Students at HHS will need supplies based on their individual schedule. Click on the school name below for a PDF of the school supply list for that school.
 
Burger Middle School List 2017-18
 
Burney STEAM Academy List 2017-18
 
Grace Christian List 2017-18
 
Hawkins List 2017-18
 
Rowan List 2017-18
 
Thames List 2017-18
 
Woodley List 2017-18
 

 

 

HPSD 2017-2018 Calendar

2017-2018 Calendar
 
Click here for full calendar.
 

Aug 1 – First Day for Teachers
Aug 4 – First Day for Students
Sep 4 – Labor Day (no school)
Oct 9 – Fall Break (no school)
Nov 20-24 – Thanksgiving Holidays (no school)
Dec 19 – 60% Day
Dec 20 – Jan 2 – Christmas Break (no school)
Jan 3-4 – Prof Development (no school)
Jan 5 – Students Return
Jan 15 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday (no school)
Feb 19 – Prof Development (no school)
Mar 12-16 – Spring Break (no school)
Mar 30 – Apr 2 Easter Holidays (no school)
May 18 – Graduation
May 22 – Last Day for Students (60% Day)
May 23 – Last Day for Teachers
 

 

 

 

2017-18 Student Handbook

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HPSD ONLINE REGISTRATION

Click here for the 2017-2018 Registration Page:
ONLINE REGISTRATION
 

HPSD MISSION & VISION

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

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

HPSD EVENTS CALENDAR

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

Click the link below for a listing of all official HPSD Social Media accounts.
 
HPSD Social Media List

HPSD MONTHLY CORE VALUE

The Core Value for September is HONESTY: Truthful; not deceptive or misleading.
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MDE Reading Resources

Accelerated Reader

HPSD District NCLB 2013-14 Report Card