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The Hattiesburg Public School District is a model teaching and learning community that graduates productive and caring citizens who are prepared to succeed.
The mission of the Hattiesburg Public School District is to educate all students to become productive citizens of a dynamic, global community.
1. Academic Success: All students proficient and/or showing growth in all academic areas.
2. Community Support & Engagement: Foster community partnerships that support student achievement and school success.
3. Safe and Orderly Schools: Maintain a positive learning environment.
4. Fiscal Accountability: Maintain sound fiscal practices.

Hattiesburg News

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HHS AP Art Exhibition

You’re invited to an Open House featuring an exhibition by the AP Art students at Hattiesburg High School. The event is scheduled for Wednesday March 20 from 5-6 p.m. in the Downey Gallery at University Baptist Church located at 3200 Arlington Loop.
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HPSD Receives Pre-K Funding

On Monday, January 7, Hattiesburg Public School District (HPSD) Superintendent Dr. Robert Williams was joined by House District 102 Representative Missy McGee, Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker, HPSD Federal Programs Director Carrie Hornsby, HSPD Board of Trustees, House District 103 Representative Percy Watson, House District 87 Representative Chris Johnson and early education partners to announce the district’s award of $2.1 million in grant funding from the Mississippi Department of Education’s Early Learning Collaborative.
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HPSD Alumni Survey

Are you an alumni of Hattiesburg Schools? We'd love to reconnect with you!


Pre-K Registration

Time: 9 AM – 2 PM
Location: Early Childhood Center, 516 Forrest Street

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Bring Attendance Home: Parent Video

In this new resource from Attendance Works, a variety of parents speak about the importance of school attendance and making sure absences don't add up. This video offers practical, every day steps parents can take to help their children attend school and highlights ways schools and communities can help reduce barriers to attendance.