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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

"Ride the Tide" Summer Program

Avoid the summer slide! Register your child for the Summer Enrichment Program open to all HPSD incoming Kindergarten and incoming first grade students!
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HPSD Job Fair, May 4

Interested in a rewarding career in education? Join us for a Job Fair on May 4, 2019.
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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.


Video & Social Hub

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.