OCEAN SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL

Ocean Springs School District
Ocean Springs, Mississippi

This 102,000-square foot campus is designed to serve approximately 2,000 students in grades 9-12 for the Ocean Springs School District.  The school is designed to support the school’s mission of “providing a safe and comfortable learning environment” for both the students and teachers.  The facility features two-story double-loaded buildings that are oriented around a central courtyard and green space with controlled access points to secure the campus.  The traditional exterior appearance fits well into the context of the historical local community, while the interior is designed with the latest technology to allow for the most current teaching methods and equipment to be utilized.  Programmed spaces include: General Classrooms; Science Laboratories; a 300-seat Auditorium; an outdoor Amphitheater; a performance Gymnasium; Cafeteria; Band Hall; Media Center; and an Administrative Suite.