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Ocean Springs High School

Ocean Springs, MS

Ocean Springs High School was recognized in 2010 as one of Academic Innovations’ Gold Medal Schools
  Assistant Principal Tiffany Tynes receiving Ocean Springs High School's Gold Medal from Olympic Gold Medalist Dain Blanton at Focus on Freshmen 2010.

Principal:  David Baggett
Number of Students at Ocean Springs:  Approx. 1550
Course Name:  Freshman Focus
Lead Teacher:  Marie Joachim
Total Number of Course Instructors: 7
Course Type:  Required Elective
Course Length:  Quarter Class (9 week period) - 66 hours
Students Enrolled in Course:  Approx. 430
Funding Source for Course:  District Funding, Student Workbook Fee

“We have received a great deal of positive feedback about our Freshman Focus course from students, parents, and teachers. The course was designed to help teach our students some basic principles of being a successful and productive citizen. Some of the activities focused on budgeting, career choices, and what type of individuals the students are inside and out.

~Tiffany Tynes
Assistant Principal

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