What's Happening In Harrison County School District

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HCSD state test scores continue to rise
The latest MDE report shows state test scores in the Harrison County School District keep rising. The Mississippi Department of Education released statewide results from the 2017-18 Mississippi Academic Assessment Program (MAAP) Thursday, and the numbers look quite impressive for HCSD.
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Students, teachers at River Oaks excited on first day of school
It was a day filled with jitters and excitement for students and teachers at River Oaks Elementary. Despite some nerves, the first day of school went smoothly in the Harrison County School District.
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National speaker, author inspires Crossroads Elementary educators
Nationally-known motivational speaker, author, and educational consultant Larry Bell brought his inspiring message to all the teachers and staff from Crossroads Elementary School. The event was part of preparations for the new 2018-19 school year.
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HCSD educators learn how to keep students safe during active shooting
By the end of this school year, all directors, administrators, teachers and staff in the Harrison County School District will be trained on how to respond during an active shooting. This week, teachers and staff from D’Iberville Elementary School and D’Iberville Middle School participated in CRASE training. CRASE stands for “Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events”.
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Harrison Co Administrators Learn, Laugh on Leadership Day
Administrators across the Harrison County School District are learning about trust, leadership and building bonds. They took part in Leadership Day as part of this year's back-to-school preparations.
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HCSD PR Specialist Wins Three State Awards
Only 18 months into her new role as the Public Relations Specialist for the Harrison County School District, Trang Pham-Bui has already won three state honors in the PR profession.
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HCSD Kindergartners make great gains on state assessment
A majority of the youngest students in the Harrison County School District have made significant progress over the past school year. That’s according to results from the latest Mississippi Kindergarten Readiness Assessment. Numbers from the Mississippi Department of Education also show HCSD ranks among the top districts on the Mississippi Coast in kindergarten achievement.
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Harrison Co District Teachers Preparing for First Day of School
Teachers across the Harrison County School District are busy getting their classrooms decorated and ready for the first day of school. Many are feeling a mix of nerves and excitement.
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