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    SUMMER HOURS
    We will have four-day work weeks this summer, Mondays - Thursdays, 7am - 5pm, from May 31-July 18.
    The campus will be closed Monday, July 4th, but will be open Tuesday (7/5), Wednesday (7/6), and Thursday (7/7), 7am - 5pm. 
     
    2016-17 REGISTRATION DATES
     July 20  6th Grade Registration  8:00a - 12:00p
     July 21  7th Grade Registration*  8:00a - 12:00p
     July 22  8th Grade Registration  8:00a - 12:00p
     July 26  Evening Registration  2:00p - 6:00p
    *ALL 7TH GRADERS are REQUIRED to have the TDAP immunization prior to registration. 
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    2016-17 CHOICE SHEET
    Please contact the school counselors with questions. Click on the link below which corresponds with your status for the 2016-17 school year.
     
     
     
     
     
    FALL SHOW CHOIR SHOWCASE
    Congratulations to Mr. Keeler and the SPOTLIGHT! and FOCUS! Show Choirs for another great performance.
     
    SEYMOUR VISITS OGMS
    Recently, Seymour visited OGMS to encourage students to support our home team USM. SMTTT!!!
     
     
     
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    OGMS HOSTS TEACHER LIP SYNC BATTLE

     
    On Friday, November 6th,  7th and 8th graders were treated to a teacher lip sync battle to raise funds for the American Heart Association,.  Performances were judged by district administrators and two student judges. 
     
     
     
    OGMS USHERS IN A NEW YEAR!
OGMS faculty participated in the Welcome Back Rally held on July 31st. Lamar County faculties from around the school district came together to see old friends, meet new ones, share time together, and hear a powerful message from the guest speaker, Mr. David Echols.
 
See It  
"See It. Text It." feature: This feature provides for students a safe, confidential way to help stop bullying, help someone in need/mental health, or report a crime.  Students may text OGBULLY, OGDRUGS, OGFIGHT, OGHARASSMENT, OGSUICIDE, OGVANDAL, OGWEAPON to 601-348-0263.  An officer will correspond with the student and contact the appropriate administrator on one of the Oak Grove campuses.  Have students save this number in their cell phones and encourage them to report issues occurring on campus if they want to remain anonymous. 
 
 
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PARTNERSHIP PROVIDES FREE TUTORING! 
Lamar County School District teams with the YMCA and WCU to provide academic enrichment for grades 6-12. Click here for more information.
 
NEWSPAPER NOW DIGITAL!
Congratulations to the OGMS Newspaper Staff for publishing its very first digital newspaper. Click here to enjoy the Warrior Call online. 
 
 
MOBYMAX
"Is your child utilizing MobyMax at home?"  Ask your child about it, or visit the MobyMax website for more information at http://www.mobymax.com/Curriculum/Overview. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact your child's teacher for more information. 
 
EARLY ARRIVAL
Students who arrive early on campus can not do so until 7:30 a.m.
  • Early arriving car riders must report directly to the Multi-Purpose Building.
  • Early arriving bus riders REPORT TO THE GYM instead of the auditorium as in the past. 
CHECKOUT PROCEDURE:
  • Student must present parent note to school office by 8:30 a.m. to be verified (phone number on note).
  • Parent or guardian may physically come and pick up student (no phone calls will be accepted).
  • Photo identification will be required to check a student out.
  • No lunch check-outs will be allowed unless a doctor’s note is presented upon return.
  • Anyone checking out a student must be on the check-out list.
  • Check-outs during the last 30 minutes of the day will be for emergencies and medical appointments only.
  • Students are allowed three (3) non-medical checkouts per semester. Students who exceed three (3) check-outs may receive disciplinary action.
IMPORTANT ATTENDANCE POLICY LEGISLATION:
The Mississippi Legislature passed a law (HB1530) in the past legislative session which requires all Mississippi public school students to be present for 63% of the day to be counted present for that day. This law took effect July 1, 2013.  This is 63% of the instructional day which means that it does not count lunch, breaks, etc...At OGMS, our school day begins at 8:25; therefore, a student must be present until 2:05 each school day to meet the 63% requirement
 
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Lamar County School District Mission Statement
"The mission of the Lamar County School District is to provide a quality education in a safe and healthy environment with opportunities for all students to experience success." 
 
 
 

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SCHOOL HOURS:
8:25 AM - 3:25 PM
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ADMINISTRATION:
Dr. Patrick Gray
Principal
Mrs. Arlene Barefoot
6th Grade Asst. Principal
Ms. Fanesha Terrell
7th Grade Asst. Principal
Mr. Robin Ryder
8th Grade Asst. Principal
Mrs. Jennifer Clark
Lead Teacher

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